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Undergraduate Course Details
Number COM 201
Title Introduction to Communications
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI/DIII
Summer 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1117 5/23/16 - 7/2/16 TBA TBA Online Cindy Vincent


This course examines key concepts of the mass media, tracing the evolution and history of major media institutions, from the invention of the printing press to the Internet and emerging media technologies and systems. Studying the media from multiple perspectives, students will become more media literate and sophisticated in their assessment of its influence on the global community. Three lecture hours per week. Required in the Communications major and minor.