2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 18, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Health Communication Certificate


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College of Sciences
Nicholson School of Communication
Email: nassc@ucf.edu

Phone: 407-823-2681

The certificate in health communication has a dual focus: 1) it is designed to provide students in health-related fields training in facilitating health communication processes; 2) it allows communication students to demonstrate that they have conceptual and applied knowledge about the role of communication in health care.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • Certificates will be awarded only at the time of degree completion.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Most courses for this certificate will have prerequisites completed as a part of a student’s GEP requirement, as general electives, or a student can enroll into courses with consent of instructor.

Required Courses (12 Credit Hours)


Restricted Electives (3 Credit Hours)


Choose from the following: (3 Credit Hours)


Foreign Language Requirements


  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 15


Other Requirements


  • No more than three credit hours from the Health Communication Certificate may be used to satisfy internal restricted electives of the Human Communication major.
  • Communication majors must take their elective outside of the school of communication.

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