Courses

COMM 101 Intro to Communication Studies

Introduction to oral communication and communication theory. Course includes st udy of various communication models and situations and the processes and techniq ues that function within them. It also e xamines cultural, symbolic, and perceptu al variants and their effects on the com munications process. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
C T. Carter T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

COMM 319 Journalism

A practical introduction to journalism, with special emphasis on reporting skil ls and writing newspaper news and featur es, broadcast news, and public relations products. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • COMM-202 and COMM-250

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Carter M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

COMM 406 Independent Study

Supervised reading and research of a spe cific subject within media or communicat ion studies resulting in a written repor t. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • COMM-301 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • COMM-311 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • COMM-317 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • COMM-319 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • COMM-330 OR COMM-360 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Carter

INQ 110 Ghosts and Human Perception

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 110 and INQ 110.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
L T. Carter M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM