|Introduction to Organizational Communication|
|INTRO ORG COMM|
|CLASS CODE:||COMM 250||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|CATALOG DESCRIPTION:||Analysis of communication principles and practices in organizations from a theoretical perspective, methods to improve communication practices and review of career opportunities in the field.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Analysis of communication principles and practices in organizations, with a strong theoretical base and an emphasis on improving organizational skills.|
|TOPICS:||Organizational Communication theory will be presented in both the class lectures and the readings. The analysis will come from class discussions, activities and written assignments.|
|OBJECTIVES:||To provide a theoretical and practical understanding of how communication operates within an organization and to aid in the development of communication skills.|
Daily short quizzes.
Three case studies.
Group project/group oral report and written report.
Two mock interviews.
Oral presentation from results of final project.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|