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Communication: Journalism of Technology and Business

For students attending: Waubonsee Community College
Who plan to major in: Communication: Journalism of Technology and Business

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 (100-106), ENG (211-265), HIS, HUM, PHL, or RLG. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT, ECN, GEO, IDS (110-220), PSC, PSY (NOT 200), SSC, or SOC. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose 10 hours from the following subjects: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Geology, or Physics. Two courses must be in the same subject, and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose four courses with an IAI designation.
  • G. Minor Electives - The Communication curriculum requires a 15 semester hour minor. A maximum of three minor courses may be completed at Waubonsee Community College.  

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs for additional information regarding minors.

 

II. Required courses for the Communication: Journalism of Technology and Business degree:

WCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MTH 211 or 210

Calculus for Business or Finite Math

Math Elect

BUS 207 or MTH 207

Business Statistics

Math Elect

CIS 115 or CIS 110

Introduction to Programming or Business Information Systems

CS 105 or CS 110

ECN 201

Principles of Economics - Microeconomics

ECON 151

ACC 202

Financial Accounting

BUS 211

MGT 200 or MKT 200

Principles of Management or Marketing

BUS 301 or
 BUS 371

Note 1) ECON 151 will substitute for ECON 211 in IIT's Communication major.  Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018