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(COMM 360) Communication Theory and Method

Introduces genres of communication theory and approaches to communication inquiry. Focuses on the application of theory in empirical studies.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisites COMM 200 and 251
Offered Fall, Winter
Programs -

Course Outcomes

  1. Be able to identify structure of a scholarly study.
  2. Understand the relationship between theory and method.
  3. Have a comprehensive understanding of the major theories for the discipline.
  4. Select an appropriate research method (complete in COMM 490).
  5. Utilize a theoretical framework and structure your analysis.
  6. Complete at least half of your senior paper (intro., lit. review, methodology).
  7. Master discipline style of citation.