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Course Overview

Introductory survey of the field of communication that includes discussion of the importance of communication in our lives, examination of communication as a uniquely human process of interaction, an overview of the varied contexts in which communication occurs, and investigation of communication as an academic discipline, field of research, and possible career track. This course also provides an introduction to the Communication Studies Department.

Program: Communication Studies

Credit: 3

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COM-410

Advanced Public Presentations

Students in this course will approach public speeches…

Communication Studies

Credits 3

COM-420

Nonverbal Communication

A study of the theories and research on…

Communication Studies

Credits 3

COM-430

Gender and Communication

This course is an examination of communication and…

Communication Studies

Credits 3

COM-440

Intercultural Communication

An examination of the role played by communication…

Communication Studies

Credits 3

COM-450

Political Communication

An examination of the persuasive strategies used by…

Communication Studies

Credits 3

COM-460

Organizational Communication

The role of communication in complex organizations. Emphasis…

Communication Studies

Credits 3