College of Arts and Sciences
Communication Studies

Learning Outcomes

  • Communication Studies students should be able to:

    • Understand and apply theories and principles of rhetoric, interpersonal communication, and mediated communication to communicate effectively in written, spoken, and other forms
    • Understand the legal, ethical, personal and social responsibilities of communicators
    • Identify interesting communication research questions, perform research, and produce academic writing of a standard suitable for target academic journals
    • Effectively engage in the practical application of communication skills and knowledge