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Communication: Professional and Technical Communication

For students attending: Triton 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 ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART (any course from 111-114); ENG (any course from 101-296); HIS; HUM; MUS 215 or 216; PHL (not 102).  
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT; GEO 104-106; PSC; PSY 105-296 (not 100 or 245); SOC 100-296; or SSC.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science - Choose 10 hours from the following subjects: AST 100-102; BIS; CHM; GOL; or PHY. Two courses must be in the same field and at least one must be in a different field.
  • G. Art and Architecture History Elective – Choose one of the following ARC 210, 214, ART 111, 112, 114, 210 or HUM 101, 102, 104, 105.
  • H. Science, Technology and Society Elective - Choose one course from the following:  PHS 100 or PSY 105.
  • I. PTC Electives - Choose two courses from the following: BUS 203; COM 105; FRE C01, C02; GER C02; JPN C01 or JPN C02; MTH 211, MCM 120 or 160.
  • 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 Triton 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:

TRITON COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT 124 or 111

Finite Mathematics or Pre-Calculus

Math Elect

MAT 170

Elementary Statistics

Math Elect

CIS 121

Introduction to Programming

CS 105

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

Updated October 2018