Comm 418 Advanced Interpersonal Communication

Theory course in which students analyze current concepts and theories related to inter-personal communication, comparing and contrasting various models and their relative adequacy in representing the complexity of communication processes. The impact on actual communicative practices is examined. The influence of particular historical perspectives and contemporary issues and trends on interpersonal communication is analyzed through evaluation of empirical data and general cultural texts. Research project required.



Slash Listed Courses

Also offered for graduate-level credit as Comm 518 and may be taken only once for credit.


upper-division standing. Expected preparation: core communication courses (Comm 300, Comm 311, Comm 316, Comm 326),and Comm 218 ? Interpersonal Communication.