ADDITIONAL COMMUNICATION

CIS210 Business Communication 5 Search Schedule
Principles of effective communication in business emphasizing the human relations factor, through correspondence, report writing, and an oral presentation. CIS 106 recommended. Prerequisite: Completion of ENGL& 101 (formerly WRIT 101). CIS 210 is now OFTEC 260.
Distribution: AAS, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, GER-CIS

CMST&101 Introduction to Communication 5 Search Schedule
Investigates the theory and practice of intrapersonal, interpersonal, small group, organizational, intercultural, and public speech communication. Human communication processes and barriers are explored. Development of communication skills useful for workplace, family, friendships, educational, and community contexts. Prerequisite: None.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION, AA-AAS-T
CMST105 Introduction to Journalism 5 Search Schedule
Introduces journalism fundamentals and best practices, emphasizing the role of the news media, reporting and news writing, and audio/visual storytelling. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENGL 098 or ENGL& 101.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, HUMANITIES, NURSING HUMANITIES, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION, AA-AAS-T-HUMANITIES
CMST&210 Interpersonal Communication: Diversity 5 Search Schedule
Focuses on understanding and developing interpersonal communication skills needed to build and maintain healthy one-on-one relationships in both personal and professional contexts. Examines how diverse communication styles can impact relationships. Prerequisite: None.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, DIVERSITY, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AAS-HUMAN RELATIONS, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION
CMST&220 Public Speaking 5 Search Schedule
Introduction to oral communication theory and to public speaking/listening practice as applied to a variety of settings and audiences. Students will learn to verbally inform and/or demonstrate and persuade an audience using a variety of speech types. Covers speech preparation, critical listening and thinking, and individual and group presentation techniques. This course was formerly known as SPCH 101, Introduction to Public Speaking. Prerequisite: None.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION
CMST&230 Small Group Communication 5 Search Schedule
Studies communication in small groups to help students understand group processes and to be effective participants in problem-solving groups at home, in the community, and at work. Develops skills in decision-making, creative and critical listening and thinking, interpersonal and intercultural communication, conflict management, and leadership as applied to small groups. This course was formerly known as SPCH 115. Prerequisite: None.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AAS-HUMAN RELATIONS, GER-CIS, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION
CMST240 Intercultural Communication: Diversity 5 Search Schedule
Introduces intercultural communication theories and concepts with applications. Explores the communication processes when people enter new cultural context or interact with people who have different cultural identities. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENGL 098 or ENGL& 101 or instructor's permission.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, DIVERSITY, HUMANITIES, NURSING HUMANITIES, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AAS-HUMAN RELATIONS, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION, AA-AAS-T-HUMANITIES
CMST260 Communication and Conflict 5 Search Schedule
Investigates interpersonal communication conflict theory and participates in class activities to build skills. Study of communication processes and strategies applicable to conflict in family, friend, school, work, and community relationships. Examines how communication patterns and behaviors contribute to conflict, escalation, destructive and constructive management approaches, resolution, and reconciliation. Prerequisite: Eligible for ENGL 098 or ENGL& 101.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION

ENGL&235 Technical Writing 5 Search Schedule
Introduces technical writing skills necessary to communicate effectively in the workplace. Emphasizes written documents, successful teamwork strategies, and ethical considerations in workplace communication. Prerequisite: ENGL& 101 with a "C" or better.
Distribution: AA, AAS, AS, DTA, COMMUNICATION, AAS-SPEAKING-LISTENING, GER-CIS, AA-AAS-T-COMMUNICATION