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Courses with the COMSOC Subject

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Courses

Communication And Society (COMSOC / COMSO)

230 [C] Principles of Group Communication 3 Theoretical and practical aspects of communication in groups; classroom exercises and films demonstrate principles and develop skills.

230 (Effective through Spring 2014) [C] Principles of Group Communication 3 Theoretical and practical aspects of communication in groups; classroom exercises and films demonstrate principles and develop skills.

301 Foundations of Persuasion 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified major or minor in Communication. Theories of persuasion and social action; study of strategies and techniques for the persuasive use of language and other symbols.

301 (Effective through Spring 2014) Foundations of Persuasion 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified major or minor in Communication. Theories of persuasion and social action; study of strategies and techniques for the persuasive use of language and other symbols.

321 [DIVR] [I] Intercultural Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major. Culture and cultural differences, race and ethnicity, stereotypes, and intercultural communication in contexts.

321 (Effective through Spring 2014) [DIVR] [I] Intercultural Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major. Culture and cultural differences, race and ethnicity, stereotypes, and intercultural communication in contexts.

324 [C] [M] Reasoning and Writing 3 Course Prerequisite: COM 210; COM 300 with a C or better; certified major in Communication. Theories of persuasion and social action; study of strategies and techniques for the persuasive use of language and other symbols.

324 (Effective through Spring 2014) [C] [M] Reasoning and Writing 3 Course Prerequisite: COM 210; COM 300; certified major in Communication. Theories of persuasion and social action; study of strategies and techniques for the persuasive use of language and other symbols.

421 [DIVR] [T] Intercultural Communication and Globalization 3 Course Prerequisite: Junior standing. How global processes shape intercultural communication and how globalization is understood, advanced, and opposed by different groups. (Crosslisted course offered as COMSOC 421, CES 421).

421 (Effective through Spring 2014) [DIVR] [T] Intercultural Communication and Globalization 3 Course Prerequisite: Junior standing. How global processes shape intercultural communication and how globalization is understood, advanced, and opposed by different groups. (Crosslisted course offered as COMSOC 421, CES 421).

476 Environmental Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major; junior standing. How communication shapes human understanding and decision making concerning the natural environment in local, national, and global contexts.

476 (Effective through Spring 2014) Environmental Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major; junior standing. How communication shapes human understanding and decision making concerning the natural environment in local, national, and global contexts.

477 Risk Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major; junior standing. Research on perceptions of risk among stakeholders about complex environmental and natural resource issues.

477 (Effective through Spring 2014) Risk Communication 3 Course Prerequisite: Certified in any major; junior standing. Research on perceptions of risk among stakeholders about complex environmental and natural resource issues.

478 Organizing for Social Change 3 Course Prerequisite: COMSOC 324; certified major in Communication. Models of social change campaigns, social movements, and organizing grassroots organizations.

478 (Effective through Spring 2014) Organizing for Social Change 3 Course Prerequisite: COMSOC 324; certified major in Communication. Models of social change campaigns, social movements, and organizing grassroots organizations.

480 Science Communication Campaigns 3 Course Prerequisite: COMSOC 324 or COMSTRAT 383; COMSTRAT 309; COMSTRAT 310; certified major in Communication. Develop an effective communication campaign to address a science communication challenge.

480 (Effective through Summer 2014) Science Communication Campaigns 3 Course Prerequisite: COMSOC 324; COMSTRAT 309; COMSTRAT 310; certified major in Communication. Develop an effective communication campaign to address a science communication challenge.

480 (Effective through Spring 2014) Science Communication Campaigns 3 Course Prerequisite: COMSOC 324; COMSTRAT 309; COMSTRAT 310; certified major in Communication. Develop an effective communication campaign to address a science communication challenge.

495 Communication and Society Professional Internship V 2-12 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 12 hours. Course Prerequisite: By application only. S, F grading.

495 (Effective through Spring 2014) Communication and Society Professional Internship V 2-12 May be repeated for credit; cumulative maximum 12 hours. Course Prerequisite: By application only. S, F grading.

499 Special Problems V 1-4 May be repeated for credit. Course Prerequisite: certified major in communication; by interview only. Independent study conducted under the jurisdiction of an approving faculty member; may include independent research studies in technical or specialized problems; selection and analysis of specified readings; development of a creative project; or field experiences. S, F grading.

499 (Effective through Spring 2014) Special Problems V 1-4 May be repeated for credit. Course Prerequisite: certified major in communication; by interview only. Independent study conducted under the jurisdiction of an approving faculty member; may include independent research studies in technical or specialized problems; selection and analysis of specified readings; development of a creative project; or field experiences. S, F grading.

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