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B.A. in Communications - Recording Industry Curriculum

(Leading to the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications Media)

Core Curriculum I – IV (42 Hours)

Preprofessional, Major and Elective Courses (21 Hours)
CMM 211 Introduction to Mass Communications (3)
CMM 212 Beginning Newswriting (3)
CIS 205 Introduction to Computer Information Systems (3)
Or
CIS 210 Introduction to Computer Systems (3)
CMS 200 Voice and Diction (3)

Restricted Electives (9 Hours)
Restricted electives must be chosen in consultation with major adviser.

Recording Industry (30 Hours)
CRT310 Survey of American Popular Music (3)
CRI 241 Survey of the Recording Industry (3)
CRI 350 Artist Representation (3)
CRI 360 Marketing and Branch Sales in the Recording Industry (3)
CRI 361 Public Relations in the Recording Industry (3)
CRI 370 Legal Aspects of the Recording Industry (3)
CRI 371 Copyright Law (3)
CRI 396 Talent Agency and Concert Promotion (3)
CRI 450 Entrepreneurship for Recording Industry (3)
CRI 497 Senior Seminar in Recording Industry (3)

Minor Elective Courses (18 Hours)
CRI students will take CMM 330, CMM 404, CMM 423 and CMM 424 and CRI 496 as part of this requirement.

Foreign Language (6 Hours)
Choose one language, either French or Spanish.

TOTAL SEMESTER HOUR REQUIREMENTS (120-123 Hours)

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