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Foundations of Communication (DE) (COM101)


 54 hours (12 weeks).

250 Moore Street Hackensack, NJ, 07601; 10 South Franklin Turnpike, Ramsey, NJ 07446; 103 Park Avenue, Nutley, NJ 07110.

August 2019 – Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: communicate and write with accuracy and correctness; emphasize the structural relationship of a sentence so that correct grammar usage and mechanics are applied with reference to the students’ career goals; demonstrate effective and accurate verbal and written communication skills; utilize effective research skills; illustrate the structure of the English language; apply critical thinking strategies to communicate appropriately in given situations; and produce practical applications of the various writing formats taught through oral presentation and written assignments.


Major topics include: fundamental aspects of communication, including theory, perception, verbal and nonverbal communication, and listening. These principles are applied to communication with individuals, small groups and the public.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Communication or Communication Studies (5/22). NOTE: This course was previously evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE). To view credit recommendations previously established, visit the ACE National Guide.