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Communication: Professional and Technical Communication

For students attending: College of Lake County
Who plan to major in: Communication: Professional and Technical Communication

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 121 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 240 or 241, ENG 225 - 249, HST, HUM (not 127), PHI (not 122), or THE 123.
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT, ECO, GEG (not 240), PSC, PSY or SOC.  
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose 10 hours from the following subjects:  BIO, CHM, or PHY. At least two courses must be in the same field and at least one must be in a different field.
  • F. Linguistics Elective – Choose ENG 127 or 128
  • G. Art and Architecture History Elective – Choose one of the following ARC 228, ART 240, 241.
  • H. Science, Technology and Society Elective – Choose one course from the following: ENG 123; PSY 225.
  • I. PTC Electives - Choose two courses from the following: ARA 121, 122; BUS 122; CHI 121, 122; FRN 121, 122; ITL 121, 122; JPN 121, 122; PSC 222; PSY 121, 122; RUSS 121, 122; or SPA 121, 122.
  • J. Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.
  • K. Minor Electives - The Communication curriculum requires a 15 semester hour minor. A maximum of three minor courses may be completed at College of Lake County. Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs for additional information regarding minors.

II. Required courses for the Communication: Professional and Technical Communication degree:

CLC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MTH 140

Contemporary Mathematics

MATH 130 (Math
Elective)

MTH 142

General Education Statistics

Math Elect

CIT 120 or MCS 140

Introduction Computers or Computer Programming for Engieers and Scientists

CS 110  or CS 105

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018