Department of Communication

Objectives and Assessment



Core Courses and Objectives
Interpersonal/ Organizational Courses and Objectives

Media and Culture Courses and Objectives

Multimedia Newsgathering and Reporting Courses and Objectives
Rhetoric and Public Advocacy Courses and Objectives

General Education Courses and Objectives








COMM and COMI Courses and Objectives

Objectives for Core Courses

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Articulate the historical traditions of the discipline X
Demonstrate an awareness of and skillful use of technologies relevant to their major X X
Explain communication concepts and theories relevant to their major; X X X
Explain, apply, and evaluate the processes involved in productive conflict in the contexts (e.g., interpersonal, small group, organizational, mediated, public) relevant to their major
Demonstrate awareness of diverse perspectives X X
Read, speak, write, and listen competently X X X X
Demonstrate the ability to be a critically engaged citizen X X X

Bulletin description of Communication B.A. and Courses