2018-19 Academic Catalog
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Communication Studies Core Courses (COMM COR)

Courses

COMM COR 1010 (48J:002). Mass Communication and Society — 3 hrs.

Survey of basic mass communication processes, including history and structure of media and media-related industries and sales, audiences, effects, careers, and future directions. (Fall and Spring)

COMM COR 2020 (48C:080). Communication Research Methods — 3 hrs.

Introduction to the process of research and inquiry across the discipline of communication studies. Includes the three units qualitative, quantitative, and rhetorical (critical). Introduction to the normative expectations of the research process. Prerequisite(s): COMM 1000 (48C:001) and ENGLISH 1005 (620:005) or ENGLISH 2015 (620:015) or ENGLISH 2120 (620:034) or the Cornerstone equivalent for both courses (UNIV 1000 and UNIV 1010). (Fall and Spring)

COMM COR 4124 (48C:124). Communication Theories — 3 hrs.

Investigation of theories and concepts used to explain human communication. Prerequisite(s): COMM 1000 (48C:001) and ENGLISH 1005 (620:005) or ENGLISH 2015 (620:015) or ENGLISH 2120 (620:034) or the Cornerstone equivalent for both courses (UNIV 1000 and UNIV 1010). (Fall and Spring)