Graduate Courses

Department Courses

Required Core Courses

  • 8110 Introduction to Graduate Study in Communication
  • 9280 Seminar in Communication Theory

Methods Courses

  • 8120 Seminar in Quantitative Method in Communication
  • 8130 Seminar in Qualitative Methods in Communication
  • 8140 Content Analysis
  • 8150 Seminar in Television and Film Criticism
  • 8160 Rhetorical Criticism

Interpersonal Communication

  • 7412 Gender, Language, and Communication
  • 7415 Language and Discourse
  • 7440 Ethical Issues in Communication
  • 7520 Family Communication
  • 8310 Seminar in Interpersonal Communication
  • 9320 Communication in Relationship Development and Dissolution
  • 9330 Special Topics in Interpersonal Communication
  • 9170 Research Practicum

Mass Media

  • 7614 Radio-TV Programming and Management
  • 7618 TV Program Analysis and Criticism
  • 7638 New Technologies and Communication
  • 9530 Topics in Mass Communication (Topics vary and course may be repeated.)
  • 9520 Seminar in Mass Media Effects
  • 8510 Seminar in Mass Communication Theory
  • 9170 Research Practicum

Organizational Communication

  • 7440 Ethical Issues in Communication
  • 7476 Organizational Communication
  • 8410 Seminar in Organizational Communication
  • 8420 Seminar in Small Group Communication
  • 9430 Topics in Organizational Communication (Topics vary and course may be repeated.)
    • Topic 1: Socialization in organizations
    • Topic 2: Power in organizations
    • Topic 3: Identity in organizations
  • 9170 Research Practicum

Political Communication

  • 7473 Political Communication
  • 7474 Theory and Research in Persuasion
  • 7481 Principles of Rhetoric
  • 9620 Political Campaign Debates
  • 9630 Political Advertising
  • 8160 Rhetorical Criticism
  • 8610 Survey of Political Cmmunication Research
  • 9520 Seminar in Mass Media Effects
  • 9170 Research Practicum