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TRANSFER GUIDE FOR A DEGREE PROGRAM IN
COMMUNICATION STUDIES

The Chair of the Department of Communication is Dr. Sally Bennett Hardig. You may e-mail Dr. Hardig by clicking this address: hardigsb@montevallo.edu.

In order to insure the best preparation for a degree program in Communication Studies at Montevallo, transfer students should choose the following Alabama community college course options from Areas I – V of the AGSC Guide.  A maximum of sixty-four hours of credit will transfer from a two-year college.

Area I - Written Composition
(Six semester hours)

ENG 101-102 - Written Composition I & II

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Area II - Humanities and Fine Arts
(Eighteen semester hours)

Select a sequence of Literature courses from among:

ENG 251-252 – American Literature I & II
ENG 261-262 – English Literature I & II
ENG 271-272 – World Literature I & II

Select COMS 101 - Foundations of Oral Communication

Select three courses from among:

ART 100 - Art Appreciation
ART 203 - Art History I
FRN 101 - Introductory French I
FRN 102 - Introductory French II
FRN 201 - Intermediate French I
FRN 202 - Intermediate French II
GRN 101 - Introductory German I
GRN 102 - Introductory German II
HUM 130 - Mankind and His Art
MUS 101 - Music Appreciation
PHL 106 - Introduction to Philosophy
PHL 206 - Ethics and Society
SPA 101 - Introductory Spanish I
SPA 102 - Introductory Spanish II
SPA 201 - Intermediate Spanish I
SPA 202 - Intermediate Spanish II
THR 120 - Theatre Appreciation
THR 126 - Introduction to Theatre
*At least one of the three must be a fine arts course.  A maximum of two of the three may be fine arts courses.

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Area III - Natural Sciences and Mathematics
(Eleven semester hours)

Select two 4-semester hour science courses from among:

Astronomy
Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Physical Science
Physics

Select MTH 110 – Finite Mathematics or MTH 112 – Precalculus Algebra

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Area IV - History, Social & Behavioral Sciences
(Twelve semester hours)

Select a sequence of History courses from among:

HIS 101-102 – History of Western Civilization I & II
HIS 121-122 – World History I & II
HIS 201-202 – United States History I & II

Select two additional Social Science courses from among:

ECO 231 - Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 232 - Principles of Microeconomics
GEO 100 - World Regional Geography
POL 211 - American National Government
PSY 200 - General Psychology
SOC 200 - Introduction to Sociology

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Area V - Pre-Professional, Major, & Elective Courses

COMS 140 - Public Speaking
COMS 141 - Interpersonal Communication

Select one computer course from among:

CIS 130 - Introduction to Information Systems
CIS 146 - Microcomputer Applications
CIS 191 - Introduction to Computer Science I

Select a health course from among:

HED 221 - Personal Health
HED 222 - Community Health
HED 226 - Wellness
PED 100 - Fundamentals of Fitness

(Students seeking a B.S. Degree)
Select 7 additional hours of Math/Science courses

(Students seeking a B.A. Degree)
Select a sequence of a freshman-level foreign language
Select a sequence of a sophomore-level foreign language

 

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