Basic course for communication majors but open to all students. Provides overview of how communication works within individuals, interpersonally, in small and large groups in various formats. Assignments typically include classroom speeches and team projects. 3 hours.
Basic course for communication majors but open to all students. Provides overview of print and electronic media, Internet, public relations, advertising, music and film industry, including career possibilities and necessary skills. 3 hours.
Non-credit course required six times during student's tenure at USAO. Students are required to attend six presentations of Senior Communication Projects, prepare formal reviews of their communication career goals by the end of their sophomore years, and attend seminars on various aspects of the communication profession, as scheduled. Pass/Fail. 0 hours.
Study of fundamental concepts of accounting, including accounting principles, compilation and analysis of basic financial statements, and analysis and accounting techniques related to individual financial statement items. 3 hours.