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Students who follow this academic plan will receive an Associate of Science with a concentration in Mass Communications. For an Associate of Arts degree, a student must complete 6 credit hours of foreign language as part of the electives.

Communication Hours
ENGL 1010 Composition I 3
ENGL 1020 Composition II 3
SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3
    or other approved speech/communication course  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts
(3 courses, including one course in literature)
Social/Behavioral Sciences  (2 courses) 6
History  (2 courses) 6
Natural Sciences  (2 courses) 8
Mathematics  (1 course) 3
Area of Emphasis Requirements  
COMM 1010 Introduction to Mass Communication 3
COMM 1020 Media Writing 3
COMM   Two Courses of Mass Communication Electives1 6
    General Electives (outside of Mass Communications)2 7

1Practicum courses are excluded as acceptable electives.

2For the Associate of Arts degree, a student must complete 6 credit hours of foreign language as part of the electives.

This is a Tennessee Transfer Pathway:

For further information: Humanities Division, 865-354-3000 x 4567

Roane State Community College
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Harriman, TN 37748-5011

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