CM 631 - ADVANCED COMMUNICATION THEORY

Semester Hours: 3

This course surveys major theories that inform the scholarly study of human communication. Through readings, discussions, and research, students learn how communication theories are developed, analyzed, evaluated, and applied. More specifically, the course goals are: 1) to enhance students' ability to critically analyze current theories of human communication, and 2) to provide students with the opportunity to actively participate in research that tests major communication theories. Original works are read.