Complete the required courses and then choose from either option 1 or option 2 to complete the major for the AA degree.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
 
PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
ENGL 120 or ESL 151 or placement test scores or equivalent

ENGL 101

Freshman English

3

 

SPCH 101

Public Speaking

3

  Select 3 courses from the following:
 

SPCH 100

Interpersonal Communication

3

SPCH 101 and ENGL 101

SPCH 102

Advanced Public Speaking

3

 

SPCH 103

Group Discussion

3

One of the following:
  1. SPCH 101
  2. SPCH 103
  3. High school public speaking
  4. High school debate

SPCH 104

Argumentation and Debate

3

 

SPCH 105

Voice and Diction

3

 An audition may be required

SPCH 106

Oral Interpretation of Literature

3

 

SPCH 107

Business and Professional Speech

3

  SPCH 108 Intercultural Communication 3
  Option 1 - Select one course from the following
 Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

PSYCH 101

General Psychology

3

 Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

3

  Option 2 - Select 3 units from the following
SPCH 101, 103, 104, 106, or equivalent SPCH 190 Intercollegiate Forensics Practicum 1
SPCH 101, 103, 104, 106, or equivalent SPCH 191 Forensics - Individual Events 2-3
SPCH 101, 103, 104, 106, or equivalent SPCH 192 Forensics - Team Events 2-3
SPCH 101, 103, 104, 106, or equivalent

SPCH 193

Debate Team

2-3

  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 18
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2011 GCC Catalog 2011-2012

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Speech Communication (2009-2010 catalog)

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