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CLASS Course Descriptions

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences


CLASS Course Descriptions

Below is a list of courses from the Course Catalog for the College of Liberal Arts & Social Science.


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  • CM 202 INTERMEDIATE CHAMORRO II

    CM202 is the second semester, second year Chamorro course which is a continuation of CM201 Intermediate Chamorro I. Vocabulary development and expansion continues in four designated specia- lized areas; however, the primary emphasis is on comprehending and utilizing more advanced language structures. Prerequisite: CM201.

  • CO 106 INTRO TO MASS COMMUNICATION

    This course is a survey of the history, theory, and practice of mass media on Guam, in the United States and in the world.

  • CO 200 VOICE AND ARTICULATION

    This course is a study of the speech mechanism and how it functions. It emphasizes phonetics and Standard American English pronunciations, as well as changes in the speaking voice. It is especially designed for education majors, non- native speakers of English, and those who desire improvement in their speaking performance.

  • CO 210 FUNDAMENTALS OF COMMUNICATION

    THIS COURSE INTRODUCES STUDENTS TO THE BROAD FIELD OF COMMUNICATION. IT PROVIDES THEORETICAL FRAMEWORKS FOR UNDERSTANDING THE COMMUNICATIONS PROCESS IN THE INTRA-PERSONAL, INTERPERSONAL, SMALL GROUP, ORGANIZATIONAL, MASS, AND PUBLIC COMMUNICATION CONTEXTS. THE INFLUENCE OF CULTURE, SOCIO- PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS AND ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS UNDERLYING THE COMMUNICATION PROCESS ARE INTRODUCED. AN EMPHASIS IS PLACED ON DEVELOPING SKILLS IN PUBLIC COMMUNICATION, INCLUDING SPEECH PREPARATION AND ACTIVE LISTENING. A MINIMUM OF THREE ORAL PRESENTATIONS IS REQUIRED. PREREQUISITE: EN 110 PLACEMENT

  • CO 220 LISTENING BEHAVIOR

    The study of the theory and practice of human listening. Designed to assess individual listening behavior and to apply principles of listening for self improvement. Prerequisite: CO210 or consent of instructor.

  • CO 236 BROADCAST PRODUCTION

    THIS COURSE IS AN EXAMINATION OF THE VARIOUS ELEMENTS INVOLVED IN RADIO AND TELEVISION PRODUCTION. IT INCLUDES LAB EXPERIENCES AND HAND-ON GROUP PRODUCTION EXERCISES, BOTH IN UNIVERSITY FACILITIES AND AT LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS. PREREQUISITE: EN110 PLACEMENT

  • CO 310 INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION

    This course presents the theory and insights into the practice of communication between persons of variant cultures. It focuses on building intercultural communication competence by gaining an understanding of differences in communication behaviors, expecta- tions and values. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • CO 320 INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

    Theory and practice of interpersonal interaction: including personal growth, cooperation, conflict, negotiation and gaming. Prerequisite: CO210 or consent of instructor. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • CO 326 ADVANCED REPORTING

    Theory and practice of special news gathering skills, including investigative reporting, feature writing and precision journalism. Prerequisite: CO226 or consent of instructor. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

  • CO 350 PUBLIC SPEAKING

    Theory and study of rhetoric in public settings. The course is designed to assess individual public speaking behaviors and apply principles of rhetoric for improvement in speech preparation and delivery. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ENROLL IN 300- OR 400-LEVEL COURSES UNTIL THEY HAVE COMPLETED MA085 LEVEL II OR MA 084B OR ANY HIGHER LEVEL MATH COURSE

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