Course List

Mass Communication -

COMM 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 112
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-101

Catalog Description:

A survey of the theories, processes, ef fects, and media of mass communication. The course will focus on issues of conce rn principally to the mass media within the United States, but issues of globali zation will be addressed. Lecture: 3 hrs /wk.

Research Methods -

COMM 350 A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 131
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: COMM-250

Catalog Description:

Introduction to the principles and basic skills necessary to criticize research literature. In this course students will develop descriptive and experimental studies using data collection, analysis and presentation techniques in communication research. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk.

Media Effects -

INQ 260CO A

Instructor: Dr. Guan-Soon Khoo
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 112
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the social sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic. The course seeks to develop students' critical thinking skills through the exploration and application of social scientific methods. Individual sections will be taught in a particular discipline.