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Communication: Professional and Technical Communication

For students attending: Joliet Junior College
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 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities - Choose one course from the following subjects: Art (115-118 only), English (not 102, 130, or 230), History, Music (101-108 only), Philosophy (not 104), or Theater 101. 
  • C. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics (not 107), Geography, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences - Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives -  Choose 11 hours from Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology, or Astronomy. Two courses must be in the same field, and at least one course must be in a different field.
  • F. Art and Architecture History Elective – Choose one of the following ART 115, 116, 117, 118 or 223.
  • G. Science, Technology and Society Elective - Choose one course from the following:  BIO 146;  or PSYC 206, 208.
  • H. PTC Electives - Choose two courses from the following: ENG 190; FRCH 101, 102; JOUR 103, 104; MKTG 101, 115; PSYC 101; SPAN 101, 102; or THEA 102.
  • I. Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.
  • J. Minor Electives - The Communication curriculum requires a 15 semester hour minor. A maximum of three minor courses may be completed at Joliet Junior College. Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs for additional information regarding minors.

 

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

JJC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MTH 153 or
MTH 150

Finite Mathematics or Mathematical Analysis for Business

Math Elect 

MTH 128 or BUS 205

Elementary Statistics or Business Statistics

BUS 221 (Math Elect)

CIS 122 or
CIS 236

Computer Information Systems Fundamentals or
Programming in C

CS 110 or
CS 105

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

Updated January 2019