2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
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2020 - 2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COMM 101 - Intro to Communication

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course provides a practical introduction to the broad field of human communication studies and effective communication practices. Topics may include language codes; message construction and delivery; techniques for personal, social, and professional relationship building; mediated communication; communication terminology; and/or contemporary issues in applied communication.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Identify the elements of effective human communication
  2. Demonstrate use of appropriate communication tropes and channels
  3. Understand the effects of media on culture and society
  4. Apply a variety of communication research methods