Course Requirements

Seal of UVU Students majoring in Communication are required to take the following CORE courses:

  • COMM 1000: Introduction to Communication
  • COMM 1020: Public Speaking
  • COMM 1050: Introduction to Speech Communication
  • COMM 2300: Public Relations
  • COMM 3020: Communication Research Methods
  • COMM 3050: Theories of Communication & Culture
  • COMM 350R: Special Topics in Communication


Students in the Speech Communication concentration are required to take the following courses:
  • COMM 2120: Small Group Communication and Decision Making
  • COMM 2400: Organizational Communication
  • COMM 3000: Inter-cultural Communication Encounters


Students in the Public Relations concentration are required to take the following courses:
  • COMM 2510: Visual Strategy Communication Majors
  • COMM 3520: Case Studies in Public Relations
  • COMM 3530: Public Relations Writing
  • COMM 481R: Internship
  • COMM 4850: PR Campaigns


Students in the Journalism concentration are required to take the following courses:
  • COMM 1000: Reporting for the Mass Media
  • COMM 3100: Propaganda & Persuasion

**All course requirements are subject to change based on class-year and availability of courses. Additional courses may be required to graduate. Please see your advisor for the most up to date information.** For the 2013-2014 Communication course catalog, please click here.