Communication (COMM)

COMM1010 | Business Communication | Lecture (3 Credits)

Communication in the business world with written and verbal activities, such as memos, business letters, presentations, resumes, and an introduction to public speech making.

General Education: Communications

COMM1030 | Project Communication | Lecture (3 Credits)

Create effective communication strategies critical to project success using language and methodology to assess project communication needs, plan for meeting those needs, and effectively communicate project status and forecasts to all stakeholders throughout the project life cycle.

General Education: Communications

COMM1150 | Interpersonal Communication | Lecture (3 Credits)

Analyze the process of interpersonal communication as a dynamic and complex system of interactions. Integrate interpersonal communication theory into work, family and social relationships. Apply fundamental tools needed to provide quality customer service. Decision making, problem solving, and managing customer service processes are emphasized.

General Education: Communications

COMM1910 | Communication Topics I | Lecture (1 Credit)

Topics in communication selected by faculty assigned to the course.

General Education: Communications

COMM1920 | Communication Topics II | Lecture (2 Credits)

Communication Topics II focuses on topics in communication selected by faculty assigned to the course.

General Education: Communications

COMM2000 | Communication for Technical Professions | Lecture (5 Credits)

Develop the distinctive reading and writing skills critical to success in technical professions. Examine the role of and techniques used within the writing process; the interrelationship between content, language, and structure; and the relationship between the basic conventions of writing and the construction of meaning. Topics include strategies for collaborative and ethical writing in the workplace, creating and interpreting professional communications, and analyzing field-specific texts for application to a specific task and overall effectual performance.

General Education: Communications

COMM3000 | Professional Communication | Lecture (2 Credits)

Professional communication in all forms: researching, selecting, synthesizing, and documenting sources; business e-mail and letter writing, as well as public speaking and power point presentation for application in a management setting.

General Education: Upper Communications

COMM3300 | Mass Media & Popular Culture | Lecture (2 Credits)

Explore contemporary forms of mass media and genres of popular culture, such as print and broadcast journalism, branding and advertising, movies, sports, social media and music, to encourage active and thoughtful consumerism. Examine the role of mass culture in producing and reproducing basic social categories, such as racial and gender stereotypes. Identify how the media shapes politics.

General Education: Upper Communications