Speech

Speech Communication Department

Speech Communication Certificate

 

 

Speech Communication ā€“ Certificate of Achievement (20 total units)

 

Things to keep in mind:

  1. You must earn a ā€œCā€ or better in each major course
  2. You may transfer a maximum of six (6) quarter units from other academic institutions
  3. Major courses for certificates and degrees must be completed with a letter grade unless a particular course is only offered on a pass / no pass basis

I.      Complete ONE (1) course from the following:

 

SPCH 1

Public Speaking

(5 units)

SPCH 1H

Public Speaking ā€“ HONORS

(5 units)

SPCH 10

Fundamentals of Oral Communication

(5 units)

II.    Complete ONE (1) course from the following:

 

SPCH 8

Argumentation and Critical Inquiry in Oral Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 9

Argumentation: Analysis of Oral and Written Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 15

Critical Decision Making in Groups

(5 units)

III.   Complete a minimum of 10 units from the list below not already taken in sections I and II:

 

JOUR 2

Mass Communication and Its Impact on Society

(4 units)

SPCH 1

Public Speaking

(5 units)

SPCH 1H

Public Speaking HONORS

(5 units)

SPCH 7

Intercultural Communication

(4 units)

SPCH 8

Argumentation and Critical Inquiry in Oral Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 9

Argumentation: Analysis of Oral and Written Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 10

Fundamentals of Oral Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 15

Critical Decision Making in Groups

(5 units)

SPCH 16

Interpersonal Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 70

Effective Organizational Communication

(5 units)

SPCH 77, 77X, 77Y, 77Z

Special Individual Projects in Speech Communication

(1-4 units)

SPCH 78W, 78X, 78Y, 78Z

Special Topics in Speech Communication

(1-4 units)

SPCH 79, 79X, 79Y, 79Z

Special Group Projects in Speech Communication

(1-4 units)

   Please note that most SPCH courses can be taken as an honors option. Please consult the individual

We also offer Speech Communication courses that may be applied toward General Education requirements. View our listing of GE requirements below to see which of our courses fit into your academic plan.

General Education Requirements

Although care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the certificate and degree information, this information changes frequently. We recommend that you consult catalogs, the schedule of classes, and counselors to confirm the requirements for a specific program.

 



Speech Department Co-Chairs

Contact: Russell Hong
Phone: 408.864.5430
Office: F31C

Contact: Brandon Gainer
Phone:
408.864.8802
Office:
F31E

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Last Updated: 7/19/16