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    Western Michigan University
   
 
  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2011-12 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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COM 1000 - Communication and Community Engagement


This course will introduce and develop basic skills in major areas of communication, with an emphasis on the ways in which those skills can be used to engage and improve the communities in which we live. The course will address ethics, media literacy, digital media, citizen-oriented journalism, public dialogue, co-cultural communication, team and service leadership, and interpersonal communication.

Credits: 3 hours

Restrictions: Priority registration is given to Communication majors and minors.

Notes: COM 1000 is a pre-requisite for students planning to major in any area of communication. Students must complete COM 1000 with a grade of “C” or better to fulfill the pre-requisite. This course satisfies General Education Proficiency 4: Critical Thinking, and Proficiency 4: Oral Communication.



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