While you are in college you are exposed to a large quantity of scholarship. This course is designed to expose you to the specific quantitative, qualitative, and rhetorical research methods in the Communication discipline. Focus will be placed on choosing the appropriate method for original research projects, successfully implementing the research, and skillfully writing scholarly reports. The prerequisite is Communication Theory.
Prerequisite: COMM 130 Communication Theory
This course is intended to serve as a general introduction for majors and interested students to the theories and research questions investigated by social scientists interested in the processes of human communication.