University Catalogue

Curriculum in Communication
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Arts
Sports Communication Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Physical
Science1,G
  3 hours
Foreign 
Language 1012
SPAN 101, FREN 101, ITAL 101, LAT 101, or GERM 101  3 hours
ENGL 101 or
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
HIST 101 or
HIST 107 or
HIST 201 or
HIST 101H or
HIST 201HG
Western Civilization to 1500
World Civilization to 1500
American History to 1877
Western Civilization to 1500 for Honors Students
American History to 1877 for Honors Students
3 hours
COMM 256 Introduction to Radio Production 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 17 hours

 

Second Semester

COMM 257 Introduction to Television Production 3 hours
††COMM 151 Writing for the Mass Media 3 hours
Foreign
Language 1022
SPAN 102, FREN 102,  ITAL 102, LAT 102, or GERM 102  3 hours
ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors
3 hours
LS 102 Introduction to Information Research 1 hour
  Total: 13 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

COMM 260 Field Video Production and Editing 3 hours
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
Foreign
Language 2012
SPAN 201, FREN 201, ITAL 201, LAT 201, or GERM 201 3 hours
MATH 105 or 
MATH 151 or
MATH 161G
Finite Mathematics
College Algebra with Fundamentals

College Algebra             
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

COMM
Elective3
  3 hours
COMM 328 Survey of Sports Communication 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Foreign
Language 2022
SPAN 202, FREN 202, ITAL 202, LAT 202, or GERM 202  3 hours
MATH 241G Elementary Statistics 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

COMM
Elective3
  3 hours
COMM
Elective3
  3 hours
Social
Science
ElectiveG
                                                                            3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

COMM
Elective3
                                                                             3 hours
COMM
Elective3
  3 hours
COMM
Elective3
  3 hours
Social
Science
ElectiveG
  3 hours
THEA 131 or
MUS 151 or
ART 105 or
ART 106 or
DNC 100G
Introduction to the Theatre
Introduction to Music
Survey of World Art History I
Survey of World Art History II
Introduction to Dance
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

COMM 402 Television Sports Show Production  3 hours
COMM 
Elective3
  3 hours
Biological
Science1,G
  3 hours
COMM 
Elective3
  3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

COMM 498 Professional Seminar in Communication                       3 hours
COMM 
Elective3
  3 hours
Biological/
Physical
Science1,G
  3 hours
ENGL 373 or
ENGL 374 or
ENGL 380
Film Criticism
Literature and FIlm
Creative Writing Drama       
3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of free electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††Major course; Grade of “C” or better required.

1Students must complete a minimum of 6 hours in a two-semester sequence of biological science plus a physical science or a two-semester sequence of a physical science plus a biological science. Students must complete one of the natural science two-semester sequences listed in the Admissions Criteria and Academic Regulations section of this catalogue.

2Twelve semester hours in one foreign language are required.

3Students must choose 27 credit hours of communication electives in each of the three categories, with at least 15 hours at the 300- or 400-level.
Media Strategy Communication Electives. Select three courses from:
COMM 270, 411, 427, 430, 451, 466, 467, 476, 477.
Content Creation and Production Communication Electives. Select four courses from:
COMM 121, 155, 213, 316, 321, 340, 344, 354, 357, 359, 363, 364, 401, 402, 408, 409, 413, 417, 424, 425, 430, 449, 459, 460, 463, 465, 495; ART 122, 190, 220.
Communication Theory Communication Electives. Select two courses from:
COMM 159, 215, 369, 371, 376, 378, 391, 410, 418, 433, 453, 456, 461, 471, 475, 485, 493.