Course List

Intro to Communication Studies -

COMM 101 C

Instructor: Dr. Anita Turpin
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 113
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduction to oral communication and communication theory. Course includes st udy of various communication models and situations and the processes and techniq ues that function within them. It also e xamines cultural, symbolic, and perceptu al variants and their effects on the com munications process. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Interpersonal Communication -

COMM 260 A

Instructor: Dr. Anita Turpin
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 113
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-101

Catalog Description:

An introduction to issues in interperso nal communication, examined from the per spective of communication competence. Us ing scientific concepts and theories, st udents will be asked to become critics o f everyday conversation. Students will a lso use theoretical principles to improv e personal effectiveness, appropriatenes s, and adaptability in conversing with o thers. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Other Peoples' Stories -

INQ 110 Z2

Instructor: Dr. Anita Turpin
Block: 9
Time: T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 114
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.