COMM 8470 FOUNDATIONS SEMINAR: COMMUNICATION STUDIES (3 credits)
This course is part of the Communication graduate degree core coursework. The course exposes students to the structure and historical development of the Communication Studies discipline. It also addresses issues involved in conceptualizing, evaluating, and doing research in Communication Studies from post-positive, interpretive, and critical perspectives. Additionally, the course examines Communication Studies in selected contexts and sub-disciplines. Finally, current and future directions in the development of the Communication Studies discipline are addressed.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Communication graduate students admitted to program; others may enroll only with instructor permission