CMN 250 1 - Social Movement Communication
Examines the communication strategies of social movements, concentrating on the types of messages that social movements create (including rhetorical messaging, social protest, grassroots organizing, fundraising, and media outreach). Focuses on the communication of major 19th, 20th, and 21st century social protest movements, including movements for civil rights, environmentalism, women's rights, and others. Emphasizes the functions of communication for identity formation, promulgation, and social change. Provides knowledge and tools for the analysis and production of messages.
Credit not given for both CMN 250 and CMN 396 topic, Social Movement Communication. This course will be entirely asynchronous except for optional synchronous meetings (Thursdays 9:30-10:50am) that will be recorded for students to watch at their convenience.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate
Term(s): Fall , Spring