Programs in the Department of Communication

140 - Communication - BA

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate effective Public Speaking skills.
  2. Students will write effective, publishable and professional journalistic content for print, Internet and broadcast media.
  3. Students will create and produce photographic media for Internet and print.
  4. Students will create and produce object-based visual and textual media for Internet and print.
  5. Students will design and produce an informational and appealing digital presentation or project utilizing text, photographs, graphics, color and white-space.
  6. Students will construct a traditional academic research paper that includes evidence of critical thinking, comparing/contrasting, evaluating and defending a main thesis. 
  7. Students will create and produce original, professional audio and video content for Internet and traditional mass media.


141 Journalism & Media Production BA

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will write effective, publishable and professional journalistic content for print, Internet and broadcast media.
  2. Students will create and produce original, professional audio content for Internet and traditional mass media. 
  3. Students will create and produce video media packages for Internet and traditional media outlets.
  4. Students will create and produce visual and textual media for Internet and print.
  5. Students will critically evaluate Media Literacy concepts.