Requirements for the Civic Communication and Media Major (33-36 semester hours)

Communicating Effectively in Public (1 – 4 semester hours)

  • CCM 101 Public Speaking (4)
  • CCM 102 Argumentation, Advocacy and Debate (4)
  • CCM 103 Designing Media (4)
  • CCM 104 Communicating Race (4)
  • CCM 201 Arguing About the Right Thing to Do (4)
  • CCM 202 Designing Persuasive Campaigns (4)
  • IDS 062x Intercollegiate Debate (1)

CCM Core (8 semester hours)

Issues in Public Discourse (4 semester hours)

  • CCM 245 Civic Media (4)
  • CCM 260 Communicating Environmental and Climate Justice (4)
  • CCM 265 Rhetorics of Sex and Gender (4)
  • CCM 341 US Women’s Rights Activism Before 1920 (4)
  • CCM 342 US Women’s Rights Activism Since 1920 (4)
  • CCM 343 Controversies in Northwest Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 344 Asian Americans and the Media (4)
  • CCM 345 Latina/o/x Communication Studies (4)
  • CCM 346 African American Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 360 Topics in Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 364W Political Communication (4)

Senior Year Experience (4 semester hours)

  • CCM 446W Find Your Voice (4) or
  • CCM 496W Seminar in Civic Communication and Media (4)

Electives (16 semester hours)

Four additional courses in CCM. At least three electives must be at the 300 level.

These electives may be selected from any CCM courses. Up to two elective credits may be selected from the following courses outside of the CCM department:

Requirements for the Civic Communication and Media Minor (21-32 semester hours)

Communicating Effectively in Public (1 – 4 semester hours)

  • CCM 101 Public Speaking (4)
  • CCM 102 Argumentation, Advocacy and Debate (4)
  • CCM 103 Designing Media (4)
  • CCM 104 Communicating Race (4)
  • CCM 201 Arguing About the Right Thing to Do (4)
  • CCM 202 Designing Persuasive Campaigns (4)
  • IDS 062x Intercollegiate Debate (1)

CCM Core (8 semester hours)

Issues in Public Discourse (4 semester hours)

  • CCM 245 Civic Media (4)
  • CCM 260 Communicating Environmental and Climate Justice (4)
  • CCM 265 Rhetorics of Sex and Gender (4)
  • CCM 341 US Women’s Rights Activism Before 1920 (4)
  • CCM 342 US Women’s Rights Activism Since 1920 (4)
  • CCM 343 Controversies in Northwest Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 344 Asian Americans and the Media (4)
  • CCM 345 Latina/o/x Communication Studies (4)
  • CCM 346 African American Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 360 Topics in Public Discourse (4)
  • CCM 364W Political Communication (4)

Electives (8 semester hours)

Two courses from the CCM curriculum. At least one of these courses must be at the 300 level.

These electives may be selected from any CCM courses. Up to one elective credit may be selected from the following courses outside of the CCM department:

  • CHNSE 258 Gender and Mass Communication in Asia (4)
  • INTST 328W Political Metaphors (4)
  • RHET 242 Rhetoric and Leadership (4)
  • RHET 362W Telling News: Framing RealityMedia Framing (4)
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