Tyler Junior College

Communications

Advertising / Public Relations (AA) - Field of Study

Associate of Arts | 2014-2015 Catalog

The Associate of Arts degree provides students with the first two years of liberal arts education with an emphasis on advertising/public relations.  

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications Core (6 hrs)

ENGL 1301 Composition I
Select 1 Communications Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Mathematics Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Mathematics Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Life and Physical Sciences Core (6 hrs)

Select 2 Life and Physical Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Language, Philosophy and Culture Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Creative Arts Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; See Core Curriculum.

American History Core (6 hrs)

HIST 1301 United States History I
Select 1 American History Core course; page 54.; See Core Curriculum.

Government/Political Science Core (6 hrs)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences Core (3 hrs)

Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Component Area Option Core (6 hrs)

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework
Select 1 Component Area Option Core course; See Core Curriculum.

Major in Communications: Advertising/Public Relations

COMM 1307 Introduction to Mass Communication
COMM 1335 Survey of Radio/TV
COMM 2311 News Gathering & Writing I
COMM 2305 Editing and Layout
COMM 2129 News Publications IV
COMM 2327 Introduction to Advertising OR
   COMM 2330 Introduction to Public Relations

Communications Contact Information

Laura Krantz
Department Chair
Office: Potter 204

Email: lkra@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2335

Advising contact: 903-510-2425