Communication Studies Emphasis Course Requirements and Learning Outcomes
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Communication Studies Emphasis

Course Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Major


Learning Outcomes for the Bachelor of Arts in Communication -
Communication Studies Emphasis

After completing the requirements for the bachelor of arts degree, you will:

  • Demonstrate the ability to write effectively in a variety of formats used in the field of communication.

  • Prepare and deliver effective oral presentations.

  • Demonstrate the ability to understand and describe major theories of communication.

  • Demonstrate the ability to identify and define the major sub-disciplines in the field of communication.

  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical dilemmas in the field of communication.

  • Demonstrate the ability to locate and use credible sources of information on communication topics and issues.

  • Demonstrate the ability to identify and evaluate the research methods used in a scholarly journal article.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental concepts in human communication.

  • Demonstrate the ability to illustrate human communication concepts.

  • Demonstrate the ability to analyze situations through the application of human communication theories/concepts.

  • Demonstrate the ability to identify and analyze human communication problems and generate and evaluate solutions.