COMM-080
Film & Digital Media Workshop
OPEN
001
Classrm in Wld: Chesapeake Bay 
00.00
Palmer,C 
 
 
MTWTHFS 09:00AM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    03/10/18 03/18/18
 
Program Fee: $900.00. Classroom in the Wild: Chesapeake Bay (0) The Center for Environmental Filmmaking is offering students a one-week alternative spring break program in the Chesapeake Bay to introduce them to the challenges and fun of environmental filmmaking. This non-credit course is for both first-time and experienced filmmakers and photographers who have an interest in the outdoors and in communicating environmental, wildlife, and natural history subjects.
COMM-099
Maintain Matriculation
OPEN
001
 
00.00
 
 
 
 
COMM-100 FA4
Understanding Media
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Talan,S 
 
 
MTH     09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      12:55PM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-105 FA1
Visual Literacy
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      12:55PM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
006
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
007
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
008
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
COMM-200
Writing for Communication
Restriction: SOC majors, Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA), Environmental Studies (BA), Environmental Science (BS), or Business and Entertainment (BS).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      12:55PM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      08:10AM 09:25AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
006
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
007
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
008
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
009
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
010
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
011
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
012
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
013
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-209 FA4
Communication and Society
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Parell,C 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Shane,L 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Parell,C 
 
 
TF      11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Bernardini,D 
 
 
MTH     04:05PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
COMM-250
Digital Imaging
Prerequisite: COMM-105 or GDES-200. Restriction: SOC major.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-251
AU Abroad Communication Prog
OPEN
001
Journalism Abroad: Production 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Journalism Abroad: Production (3) In this course offered as part of the Madrid AU Abroad program, students learn and practice broadcast journalism in Europe. Students create news stories for TV, radio, or Internet, including the entire process of producing information pieces in Spanish for the media. Special attention is given to Spanish journalistic procedures and terminology to make students familiar with the contexts and insights of a foreign culture. Taught in Spanish.
COMM-260
Quant Methods & Data Visualiz
Restriction: completion of the University Mathematics Requirement, or concurrent enrollment in MATH-170 or MATH-211 or STAT-202 or STAT-203.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-270 FA2
How News Med Shape Hist
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-280 FA3
Contemp Media Global Soc
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-291
Communication Field Experience
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA. Permission: instructor and program director.
OPEN
001
 
01.00
Kumar,P 
 
 
W       08:20PM 09:35PM  TBA  TBA    02/07/18 02/07/18
W 08:20PM 09:35PM TBA TBA 03/07/18 03/07/18
W 08:20PM 09:35PM TBA TBA 04/11/18 04/11/18
 
COMM-301
Public Relations
Prerequisite: COMM-209 or MGMT-201, which may be taken concurrently. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Doshi,P 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Mollica,J 
 
 
MTH     09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Shane,L 
 
 
TF      11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Steinhorn,L 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
005
 
03.00
Bhaskar,R 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
006
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-305
Digital Skills
Prerequisite: COMM-100 and COMM-200. Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA), Communication: Communication Studies (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     04:05PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-310
Public Speaking
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 008)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 009)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 010)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 011)
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 006)
OPEN
006
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 005)
OPEN
007
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 014)
OPEN
008
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 001)
OPEN
009
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 002)
OPEN
010
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 003)
OPEN
011
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 004)
OPEN
014
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 310 007)
COMM-320
Reporting
Prerequisite: COMM-100 and COMM-200. Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-324
Race, Gen & Sexuality in Media
Restriction: SOC major and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-326
Sports Journalism
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-327
The PR Presidency
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
COMM-330
Principles of Photography
Prerequisite: COMM-105 or ARTS-100 or GDES-200. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA), Communication: Journalism (BA), Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA), Audio Production (BA), or Graphic Design (BA), and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       11:20AM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 09:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 09:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-331
Film & Video Production I
Prerequisite: COMM-105 and sophomore standing. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA), Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA), Business and Entertainment (BS), Audio Production (BA), or Graphic Design (BA), and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Section corequisite: COMM-438-001.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Section corequisite: COMM-438-002.
COMM-337
Public Relations Writing
Prerequisite: COMM-200 and COMM-301 with a grade of B or better. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Talan,S 
 
 
MTH     04:05PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Bhaskar,R 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-346
Public Relations Case Studies
Prerequisite: COMM-301 with a B or better. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Fitzpatrick,K 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Shane,L 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Melillo Farrill,W 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-351
AU Abroad Communication Prog
OPEN
001
Public Speaking in Spanish 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Public Speaking in Spanish (3) Offered as part of the Madrid AU Abroad program, students in this course master public communication in Spanish. Students first learn to outline and write speeches in a persuasive and compelling manner, then pursue skills to deliver them effectively, such as enhancing and projecting the voice, polishing pronunciation and diction, controlling nervousness and anxiety, and learning improvisation techniques.
COMM-360
Myths of the Media
Restriction: SOC major or Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government(CLEG)(BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-365
Digital Media and Culture
Restriction: SOC major and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-380
Public Communication Research
Prerequisite: COMM-301 with a B or better. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Mollica,J 
 
 
MTH     11:20AM 12:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Trevisan,F 
 
 
T       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-382
Writing for Visual Media
Prerequisite: COMM-105 and COMM-200. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA) or Business and Entertainment (BS) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-385
Digital Audio Production
Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:10AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
W 08:10AM 02:10PM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-388
Collaboration & Team Comm
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Zaharna,R 
 
 
TH      08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 388 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Zaharna,R 
 
 
TH      08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal, Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 388 001)
COMM-391
Communic Careers Internship
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA. Permission: instructor and school.
OPEN
001
 
02.00
Lawrence,C 
 
 
W       08:20PM 09:50PM  TBA  TBA    02/28/18 02/28/18
W 08:20PM 09:50PM TBA TBA 03/21/18 03/21/18
W 08:20PM 09:50PM TBA TBA 04/18/18 04/18/18
 
COMM-401
Communication Law
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
(Meets with COMM 401 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 401 001)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
(Meets with COMM 401 004)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 401 003)
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      12:55PM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: SOC majors.
(Meets with COMM 401 006)
OPEN
006
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      12:55PM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA).
(Meets with COMM 401 005)
COMM-408
Social Media Strateg & Tactics
Prerequisite: COMM-301. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 608 001)
COMM-409
Journalism Ethics
Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA), Communication: Communication Studies (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA), and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-411
History of Documentary
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Parell,C 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 611 001)
COMM-413
Producing Film and Video
Prerequisite: COMM-382 and COMM-434. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 613 001)
COMM-415
Children, Youth & Dgtl Culture
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 615 001)
COMM-416
Topics in Film and Media Arts
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
History of International Film 
03.00
Maher,B 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
History of International Film (3) This survey course covers film history internationally from 1895 to the present. Students study a variety of film movements from the origins of film to Middle East cinema, African diaspora cinema, Southeast Asia and East Asia cinema, as well as movements in Europe and the United States. Restriction: SOC majors.
COMM-418
Data-Driven Journalism
Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 618 001)
COMM-419
In-Depth Journalism
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 619 001)
COMM-420
Topics in Mass Media
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
Strat Comm & Content Creation 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Strategic Communication and Content Creation (3) The sheer volume of content creation on social media is astounding. To stand out, communications professionals need to create meaningful and effective visual content that will hold the short attention spans of online audiences. This course introduces the non-designer to technological and theoretical aspects of content creation and visual storytelling. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA). Meets with COMM-620 001.
(Meets with COMM 620 001)
OPEN
002
Digital Data for Strat Comm 
03.00
Menchen-Trevino,E 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Using Digital Data for Strategic Communication (3) All organizations craft messages and aim to understand the impact of their communication strategy. Listening to what their online publics are saying helps them do so effectively. This course introduces students to techniques of social and digital data analysis, and discusses the broader societal impacts of these technologies. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA). Meets with COMM-620 002.
(Meets with COMM 620 002)
OPEN
003
Reputation Management 
03.00
Bernardini,D 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Reputation Management (3) Global business executives have said corporate reputation is a more important measure of success than stock price or profitability. A good reputation offers competitive advantages, like the ability to charge premium prices. This course presents the framework of how reputation is created and the components of excellent reputation management. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA). Meets with COMM-620 003.
(Meets with COMM 620 003)
OPEN
004
Strategic Communication Mgmt 
03.00
Martinez,D 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Strategic Communication Management (3) Provides practical and theoretical experience in strategically planning and managing the public relations process. Conceptual and analytical skills include understanding the management of people, resources and organizational processes. Includes leadership skills, budget and proposal development, decision making, ethical and organizational considerations, and managing in culturally diverse environments. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA). Meets with COMM-642 001.
(Meets with COMM 642 001)
CANCELLED
005
Media Pitching Skills 
01.00
Martinez,D 
 
 
F       12:55PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    CANCELLED
F 12:55PM 05:20PM TBA TBA CANCELLED
 
Instructional Method: Hybrid. Media Pitching Skills and Certification (1) In this course students explore what makes a pitch newsworthy, how to build and maintain targeted media lists, write effective pitch emails, practice pitching skills, and how to monitor and evaluate earned media coverage. At the completion of the course students earn certification in CisionPoint. Restriction: Public Relations and Strategic Communication (BA).
CANCELLED
006
Designing Health Games 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    CANCELLED
 
Designing Health Games (3) Health games are transforming health care. They are motivating people to improve their health, to develop new positive habits and lose damaging ones, and to strengthen their brains against aging. This course provides an overview of this rapidly evolving field and gives students concrete skills to apply to designing their own health games. Includes examination of social and neurological aspects of motivation, intersection of flow psychology and game design, and new opportunities from emerging sensor technology. Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
007
Storytelling w/Emerging Media 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Storytelling with Emerging Media (3) Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook Live, VR, AR: digital storytellers have a wealth of new platforms at their disposal. This course is designed for students who are looking to collaborate and experiment with new tools and technology in the journalism landscape. Students explore the transition from old to new media through hands-on journalism projects in these spaces. They also examine case studies of media organizations navigating the new platforms, both successfully and not. Restriction: SOC majors.
OPEN
008
Fundamentals of News Design 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Fundamentals of News Design (3) Instruction and case studies examining how strong visual tools are used to enhance editorial excellence. A study of standards and trends, including consideration of the role content, culture, and technology play in shaping design practices at leading newspapers and Web sites. Introduction to principles of typography and information graphics. Meets with COMM-620 004.
(Meets with COMM 620 004)
OPEN
009
The Design of Play 
03.00
 
 
 
T       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
The Design of Play (3) This course develops foundations in theory and skills in understanding the social sciences of play. Students analyze, critique, and design interactive experience and games. The understanding and design of fun and play is informed by a variety of disciplines that include psychology, art, and science. Meets with GAME-600 001.
(Meets with GAME 600 001)
OPEN
010
Designing Health Games 
03.00
 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Designing Health Games (3) Health games are transforming health care. They are motivating people to improve their health, to develop new positive habits and lose damaging ones, and to strengthen their brains against aging. This course provides an overview of this rapidly evolving field and gives students concrete skills to apply to designing their own health games. Includes examination of social and neurological aspects of motivation, intersection of flow psychology and game design, and new opportunities from emerging sensor technology. Meets with GAME-696 001.
(Meets with GAME 696 001)
COMM-422
Writing/Edit Convergent Media
Prerequisite: COMM-320.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 622 001)
COMM-425
Advanced Reporting
Prerequisite: COMM-320. Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-428
Advanced TV/Video Production
Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
TH 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-432
Backpack Video Journalism
Restriction: Communication: Journalism (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-434
Film & Video Production II
Prerequisite: COMM-331 or MGMT-301. Prerequisite/Concurrent: COMM-382 or MGMT-301. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA) or Business and Entertainment (BS) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-435
Television Studio Production
Prerequisite: COMM-105. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 635 001)
COMM-437
Public Relations Portfolio
Prerequisite: COMM-337, COMM-346 and COMM-380. Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication majors and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Puglisi,G 
 
 
F       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Kumar,P 
 
 
T       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Martinez,D 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
006
 
03.00
Martinez,D 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
007
 
03.00
Puglisi,G 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-438
Production Practicum
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
Final Cut Pro 
01.00
 
 
 
W       09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Final Cut Pro (1) An introductory workshop in the non-linear editing system Final Cut Pro, designed to meet the needs of students registered for their first production course Film and Video Production I. Section corequisite: COMM-331 001.
OPEN
002
Final Cut Pro 
01.00
 
 
 
W       09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Final Cut Pro (1) An introductory workshop in the non-linear editing system Final Cut Pro, designed to meet the needs of students registered for their first production course Film and Video Production I. Section corequisite: COMM-331 002.
OPEN
003
Creative Sound Techniques 
03.00
 
 
 
F       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Creative Sound Techniques (3) This course is designed specifically for those who create either narrative or documentary projects that utilize substantial location recording elements. The course focuses on developing the golden ear by evaluating locations and the basics of sound design. The focus then shifts to the fundamentals of the sound editorial process and options available in the mixing process. Prerequisite: COMM-331 or ATEC-101. Permission: school. Meets with COMM-638 003.
(Meets with COMM 638 003)
COMM-441
Crisis Communication
Prerequisite: COMM-301. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 641 001)
COMM-449
Int'l Strategic Communication
Restriction: Communication: Communication Studies (BA), Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Interdisciplinary Studies: Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government (CLEG) (BA), and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Doshi,P 
 
 
T       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 649 001)
COMM-450
Wash Journalism Semester I
Restriction: Washington Semester Program.
OPEN
002
 
04.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-451
Wash Journalism Semester II
Restriction: Washington Semester Program.
OPEN
001
 
04.00
 
 
 
W       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-452
Wash Journalism Semes: Intern
Restriction: Washington Semester Program.
OPEN
001
 
04.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-454
Motion Graphics & Effects I
Prerequisite: COMM-250 or GDES-220. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 654 001)
COMM-456
Dramatic Production
Prerequisite: COMM-434 and COMM-382. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 02/03/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/17/18 03/03/18
 
(Meets with COMM 656 001)
COMM-458
Strat Comm Campaigns: Adv Lab
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA) and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 658 001)
COMM-463
Techniques/Aesthetics Editing
Prerequisite: COMM-434.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-464
Directing Actors for Camera
Prerequisite: COMM-331 and COMM-382. Restriction: Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA) or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
F       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 664 001)
COMM-468
Musical Cultures & Industries
Prerequisite: junior standing. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 668 001)
COMM-471
Film Technology and Practice
Prerequisite: COMM-331. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
002
 
09.00
 
 
 
 
COMM-477
History of Photography
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 677 001)
COMM-478
Large Format/Commercial Photog
Prerequisite: COMM-330. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 09:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
M 05:30PM 09:35PM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 678 001)
COMM-481
Entertainment Communication
Prerequisite: COMM-301. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Puglisi,G 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
(Meets with COMM 681 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), or Foreign Language and Communication Media (BA).
COMM-483
Adv Writing Documentary Film
Prerequisite: COMM-325, COMM-337, COMM-382, COMM-385, or LIT-402.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 683 001)
COMM-486
Documentary Production
Prerequisite: COMM-434. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 686 001)
COMM-491
Senior Professional Internship
Prerequisite: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA): COMM-337 or COMM-346 or COMM-380; Communication: Journalism (BA): COMM-320; Communication: Film and Media Arts (BA): COMM-331 and COMM-382; Communication: Communication Studies (BA): COMM-401 or COMM-409 or COMM-533. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA. Permission: instructor and school.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Douglass,J 
 
 
W       08:20PM 10:20PM  TBA  TBA    02/21/18 02/21/18
W 08:20PM 10:20PM TBA TBA 03/28/18 03/28/18
W 08:20PM 10:20PM TBA TBA 04/25/18 04/25/18
 
COMM-500
Investigative Journalism Pract
Permission: program director.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
W 09:45AM 11:00AM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Off-Campus: The Washington Post.
COMM-503
Broadcast/Multimedia Jour Mgmt
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-524
Prod Environ & Wildlife Films
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: graduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 524 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: undergraduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 524 001)
COMM-533
Ethics in Strategic Comm
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Fitzpatrick,K 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-537
Sports Communication
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 537 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
(Meets with COMM 537 001)
COMM-540
Social Mktng for Social Impact
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-543
Speechwriting
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 543 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 543 001)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 543 004)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 543 003)
COMM-544
Foreign Correspondence
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-551
Grassroots Digital Advocacy
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Trevisan,F 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-560
Backpack Documentary
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA. Permission: instructor.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Language of Instruction: Spanish.
COMM-564
Documentary Storytelling
Permission: instructor.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Borum Chattoo,C 
 
 
T       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-569
Executive Suite
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-573
Visual Strategies in Pub Rels
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA), Strategic Communication (MA), or Global Media (MA); and minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: graduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 573 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: undergraduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 573 001)
COMM-580
Strategic Health Communication
Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Public Relations & Strategic Communication (BA).
(Meets with COMM 580 004)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
(Meets with COMM 580 003)
COMM-588
Race/Ethnic & Commun Reporting
Prerequisite: COMM-320 or COMM-621.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: graduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 588 002)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: undergraduate standing.
(Meets with COMM 588 001)
COMM-601
Communication Law
Restriction: Communication: Journalism and Public Affairs (MA), Journalism and Digital Storytelling (MA), Communication: Producing Film, Television, and Video (MA), or Global Media (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Communication (MA): Journalism and Public Affairs.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    03/17/18 03/24/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 04/07/18 04/28/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Producing Film, Film Television and Video (MA).
COMM-602
Digital Media Literacy Skills
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Film and Media Arts (MA) or Film and Electronic Media (MFA).
(Meets with COMM 602 003)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Film and Media Arts (MA) or Film and Electronic Media (MFA).
(Meets with COMM 602 004)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online.
(Meets with COMM 602 001)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online.
(Meets with COMM 602 002)
COMM-603
Web Development
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Film and Media Arts (MA) or Film and Electronic Media (MFA).
(Meets with COMM 603 003)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Film and Media Arts (MA) or Film and Electronic Media (MFA).
(Meets with COMM 603 004)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online.
(Meets with COMM 603 001)
OPEN
004
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online.
(Meets with COMM 603 002)
COMM-608
Social Media Strateg & Tactics
Prerequisite: COMM-640.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
(Meets with COMM 408 001)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Talan,S 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-611
History of Documentary
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 411 001)
COMM-613
Producing Film and Video
Prerequisite: COMM-631 or COMM-682.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 413 001)
COMM-615
Children, Youth & Dgtl Culture
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 415 001)
COMM-618
Data-Driven Journalism
Restriction: graduate journalism program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 418 001)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 02/03/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/17/18 03/03/18
 
Restriction: Interactive Journalism (MA).
COMM-619
In-Depth Journalism
Restriction: graduate journalism program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 419 001)
COMM-620
Topics in Mass Media
OPEN
001
Strat Comm & Content Creation 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Strategic Communication and Content Creation (3) The sheer volume of content creation on social media is astounding. To stand out, communications professionals need to create meaningful and effective visual content that will hold the short attention spans of online audiences. This course introduces the non-designer to technological and theoretical aspects of content creation and visual storytelling. Meets with COMM-420 001.
(Meets with COMM 420 001)
OPEN
002
Digital Data for Strat Comm 
03.00
Menchen-Trevino,E 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Using Digital Data for Strategic Communication (3) All organizations craft messages and aim to understand the impact of their communication strategy. Listening to what their online publics are saying helps them do so effectively. This course introduces students to techniques of social and digital data analysis, and discusses the broader societal impacts of these technologies. Meets with COMM-420 002.
(Meets with COMM 420 002)
OPEN
003
Reputation Management 
03.00
 
 
 
MTH     02:30PM 03:45PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Reputation Management (3) Global business executives have said corporate reputation is a more important measure of success than stock price or profitability. A good reputation offers competitive advantages, like the ability to charge premium prices. This course presents the framework of how reputation is created and the components of excellent reputation management. Meets with COMM-420 003.
(Meets with COMM 420 003)
OPEN
004
Fundamentals of News Design 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Fundamentals of News Design (3) Instruction and case studies examining how strong visual tools are used to enhance editorial excellence. A study of standards and trends, including consideration of the role content, culture and technology play in shaping design practices at leading newspapers and Web sites. Introduction to principles of typography and information graphics. Meets with COMM-420 008.
(Meets with COMM 420 008)
COMM-622
Writing/Edit Convergent Media
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TF      09:45AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 422 001)
COMM-629
Capstone in Political Comm
Prerequisite: completion of 27 credits hours. Restriction: Political Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Steinhorn,L 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with GOVT 629 001)
COMM-632
Backpack Video Journalism
Restriction: graduate journalism program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    03/17/18 03/24/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 04/07/18 04/28/18
 
Restriction: Interactive Journalism (MA).
COMM-635
Television Studio Production
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 435 001)
COMM-638
Production Practicum
OPEN
003
Creative Sound Techniques 
03.00
 
 
 
F       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Creative Sound Techniques (1) This course is designed specifically for those who create either narrative or documentary projects that utilize substantial location recording elements. The course focuses on developing the golden ear by evaluating locations and the basics of sound design. The focus then shifts to the fundamentals of the sound editorial process and options available in the mixing process. Restriction: graduate film program or Audio Technology (MA). Meets with COMM-438 003.
(Meets with COMM 438 003)
COMM-639
Political Communication
OPEN
001
 
03.00
O'Rourke,M 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Political Communication (MA).
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Political Communication (MA).
COMM-640
Principles of Strategic Comm
Restriction: Global Media (MA), Health Promotion Management (MS), Political Communication (MA), Strategic Communication (MA), or Game Design (Graduate Certificate).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-641
Crisis Communication
Prerequisite: COMM-640.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Parell,C 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 441 001)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Hoare,C 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-642
Strategic Communication Mgmt
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA), Political Communication (MA), or Game Design (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Martinez,D 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 420 004)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-644
Writing for Strategic Comm
Restriction: Global Media (MA), Political Communication (MA), or Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Bernardini,D 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-646
Strategic Communication Pract
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-649
Int'l Strategic Communication
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Doshi,P 
 
 
T       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 449 001)
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-654
Motion Graphic & Effects I
Prerequisite: COMM-602 or COMM-650.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 454 001)
COMM-656
Dramatic Production
Prerequisite: COMM-682. Restriction: graduate film program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 02/03/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/17/18 03/03/18
 
(Meets with COMM 456 001)
COMM-658
Strat Comm Campaigns: Adv Lab
Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 458 001)
COMM-661
Developing Nonfiction Prods
Restriction: Communication: Producing Film, Television, and Video (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 01/27/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/10/18 03/03/18
 
COMM-664
Directing Actors for Camera
Prerequisite: COMM-631.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
F       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 464 001)
COMM-668
Musical Cultures & Industries
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 468 001)
COMM-671
Media Enterprise I
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 02/03/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/17/18 03/03/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Producing Film, Television, and Video (MA).
COMM-677
History of Photography
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 477 001)
COMM-678
Large Format/Commercial Photog
Prerequisite: COMM-630.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       05:30PM 09:35PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
M 05:30PM 09:35PM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 478 001)
COMM-681
Entertainment Communication
Prerequisite: COMM-640.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Puglisi,G 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 481 001)
COMM-683
Adv Writing Documentary Film
Prerequisite: COMM-682.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 483 001)
COMM-686
Documentary Production
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 486 001)
COMM-691
Graduate Internship
Permission: division director.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Stack,R 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online.
COMM-701
Grad Sem Film Theory&Practice
Restriction: graduate film program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       02:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-702
Master's Portfolio Capstone
Restriction: graduate film program or Game Design (MA).
OPEN
001
 
01.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 002 COMM 702 003 COMM 702 004)
OPEN
002
 
02.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 001 COMM 702 003 COMM 702 004)
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 001 COMM 702 002 COMM 702 004)
OPEN
004
 
04.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 001 COMM 702 002 COMM 702 003)
OPEN
005
 
05.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 001 COMM 702 002 COMM 702 003 COMM 702 004)
OPEN
006
 
06.00
 
 
 
TH      02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
(Meets with COMM 702 001 COMM 702 002 COMM 702 003 COMM 702 004)
OPEN
013
 
01.00-06.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    03/17/18 03/24/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 04/07/18 04/28/18
 
Restriction: Communication: Producing Film, Television and Video (MA).
OPEN
016
 
06.00
 
 
 
F       12:55PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Game Design (MA).
COMM-711
Teaching Seminar in Comm
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-717
Photography/Visual Storytllng
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/20/18 02/03/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 02/17/18 03/03/18
 
Restriction: Restriction: Journalism & Digital Storytelling (MA).
COMM-720
Capstone Seminar in Journalism
Restriction: graduate journalism program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
S       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    03/17/18 03/24/18
S 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 04/07/18 04/28/18
 
Restriction: Interactive Journalism (MA).
COMM-722
Advanced TV/Video Production
Prerequisite: COMM-721.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       09:00AM 05:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
M 09:00AM 05:00PM TBA TBA 01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-731
Multimedia Production
Prerequisite: COMM-622, COMM-644, or COMM-723.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
F       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-735
Communication Theory
Restriction: Game Design (MA), Global Media (MA), Political Communication (MA), or Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Graf,J 
 
 
TH      08:20PM 10:50PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Weissman,P 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
003
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
005
 
03.00
Tighe,D 
 
 
T       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
Restriction: Political Communication (MA).
COMM-738
Research for Strategic Comm
Restriction: Global Media (MA), Political Communication (MA), or Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Graf,J 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Menchen-Trevino,E 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-744
Strategic Comm Capstone
Prerequisite: COMM-735 and COMM-738. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA).
OPEN
001
 
03.00
Graf,J 
 
 
M       05:30PM 08:00PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
002
 
03.00
Borum Chattoo,C 
 
 
M       08:10AM 11:00AM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
OPEN
003
 
03.00
Weissman,P 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
004
 
03.00
Tighe,D 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
OPEN
005
 
03.00
 
 
 
 
Instructional Method: Online. Restriction: Strategic Communication (MA): Online.
COMM-754
Media Law and Policy
Restriction: PhD program.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
M       11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-795
Capstone Seminar in Intl Media
Prerequisite: COMM-738.
OPEN
001
 
03.00
 
 
 
TH      11:20AM 02:10PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-861
Adv Research & Project Develop
Prerequisite: COMM-860. Restriction: second-year PhD student.
OPEN
002
 
03.00
 
 
 
W       02:30PM 05:20PM  TBA  TBA    01/16/18 05/08/18
 
COMM-898
Doctoral Continuing Enrollment
Prerequisite: PhD students. Permission: program director.
OPEN
001
 
01.00-09.00