CMN 496 MKU - Adv Topics in Communication - Communication & Culture
Advanced topics in communication not treated in regularly scheduled courses; see Class Schedule for current topics. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. May be repeated as topics vary.
Identifies theories and methods of culture in everyday talk. Topics include cultural variability in ways of speaking, in negotiating interactions, and in displaying identities (gender, ethnic, national, class, generational, and so forth) and will address how people make relevant connections to multiple communities in interaction. Focuses on the study of cultural dimensions of interaction in an era of "globalization," in which people participate in multiple groups with fluid boundaries.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate