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Spring 2018

100 Level

101 - Intro Communication

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SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3W
1730 - 2000
Dane Smith Hall - 123
Karen Schmidt

130 - Public Speaking

A performance course that deals with the analysis, preparation and presentation of speeches. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area I: Communications (NMCCN 1113).

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
0800 - 0915
Communication & Journalism - 245
Christina Blankenship
003Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 245
Camille Velarde
004Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 243
Christina Blankenship
006Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 156
Janice Hersey
007Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 245
Janice Hersey
008Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 243
Camille Velarde
009Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 245
Sophie Jones
010Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 243
Kamela Rasmussen
011Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 156
Myra Washington
013Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 245
Sophie Jones
016Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 156
Anthony Zarinana
022Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 243
Shannon Horst
024Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 156
Carrie Mulderink
029Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 243
Shannon Horst
030Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 156
Kaitlin Magee
033Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 243
Kara Stjonn
034Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 156
Shadee Abdi
037Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 119
Kaitlin Magee
032Lecture/Practice Experience3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 245
Matthew Higgins
043Lecture/Practice Experience3F
1300 - 1700
Communication & Journalism - 121

U, S
0900 - 1700
Communication & Journalism - 121

F
1300 - 1700
Communication & Journalism - 121

U, S
0900 - 1700
Communication & Journalism - 121
Karen Foss

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200 Level

220 - Communication for Teachers

Concepts and practices of interpersonal, small group and public communication pertinent to classroom teachers at the elementary, middle and secondary levels of education.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 256
Andrew Leach

221 - Interpersonal Communication

Analysis of a variety of interpersonal communication concepts, with special emphasis on the application of communication skills in different situations. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area I: Communications.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
003Lecture3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 104
Stephen Griego
004Lecture3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 104
Chenoa Stilwell
005Lecture3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 104
Jeffrey Hoffmann
001Lecture3M, W
1530 - 1645
Communication & Journalism - 245
Ailesha Ringer

225 - Small Group Communication

Basic characteristics and patterns of communication in small groups. Includes attention to role theory, conflict resolution and creative decision-making methods.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 104
Cleophas Muneri

268 - Media Theories

Introduction to theories of mass media and their influences.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 156
Joseph Flores

269 - Multimedia & Visual Comm

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Studio3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 124
Jaelyn DeMaria
002Studio3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 124
Ivana Cvetkovic

278 - Writng-Editng Multimedia Journ

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Writing3W
1730 - 2000
Communication & Journalism - 124
Gwyneth Doland Parker

279 - Web Design

Introduction to writing and designing electronic publications using personal computers and online publishing software. Emphasizes use of graphics and text to communicate with users of the Internet. Competency with personal computers required.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Writing3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 124
Matthew Carter

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300 Level

300 - Theories of Communication

Study of the nature of communication theories and theory development, theories of meaning, information processing and influence with applications to selected communication contexts. Prerequisite: 101L.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3T, R
0800 - 0915
Communication & Journalism - 258
Joseph Flores
003Lecture3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 119
Abdissa Zerai

301 - Communication Research Methods

Quantitative and qualitative methods useful in investigation of communication processes and effects; concepts and techniques used in research design, data analysis, reporting and critically evaluating research. Prerequisite: 101L.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3T, R
1730 - 1845
Communication & Journalism - 245
Shadee Abdi
004Lecture3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 243
Evan Ashworth

314 - Intercultural Communication

Examines cultural influences in communication across ethnic and national boundaries. Pre- or corequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 129 or MATH 150 or MATH 153 or MATH 162 or MATH 180 or MATH 215 or STAT 145 or UHON 202.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 256
Anthony Zarinana
003Lecture3M, W
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 258
Zhao Ding
001Lecture3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 258
Susana Martinez Guillem
006Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 258
Jaelyn DeMaria
004Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 119
Hannah Long
008Lecture3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 258
Karen Schmidt

317 - Intl Cultr Conflict Comty Bldg

Cultural focus on communicative systems related to national, ethnic, gendered, class, religious, regions, corporations, and institutions. Research on mediation, intergroup dialogue, and community development focuses on three international sites.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture/Practice Experience3W
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 121
Mary Collier
002Lecture/Practice Experience3M
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 121
Mary Collier

318 - Language, Thought & Behavior

Examination of the influence of language on perception, evaluations, mass media, creativity and interpersonal relations. Pre- or corequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 129 or MATH 150 or MATH 153 or MATH 162 or MATH 180 or MATH 215 or STAT 145 or UHON 202.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
006Lecture3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 256
Hannah Long
002Lecture3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 256
Susana Martinez Guillem
008Lecture3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 121
Abdissa Zerai

319 - Language and Culture

(Also offered as ANTH 310; LING 359) Examination of the interrelations of language and speech with other selected aspects of culture and cognition. Prerequisite: ANTH 110 or LING 101 or LING 301.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Anthropology - 163
David Dinwoodie

320 - Conflict Mgmt & Mediation

Overview of communication theories of conflict and conflict-management processes, including an introduction to mediation. Pre- or corequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 129 or MATH 150 or MATH 153 or MATH 162 or MATH 180 or MATH 215 or STAT 145 or UHON 202.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture/Practice Experience3T
1730 - 2000
Communication & Journalism - 256
Lindsay Scott
002Lecture/Practice Experience3R
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 104
Cleophas Muneri

323 - Nonverbal Communication

Theory, analysis and practice of a variety of nonverbal messages, including body movement and appearance, vocal cues and environmental cues.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 119
Mariko Thomas
002Lecture3M
1730 - 2000
Communication & Journalism - 256
Mariko Thomas

326 - Gender & Communication

(Also offered as WMST 326) Study of the relationship between gender and communication with specific attention to how gender affects language, verbal and nonverbal communication practices and how women's movements have attempted to transform gendered communication practices.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 256
Shadee Abdi

327 - Persuasive Communication

Analysis, practice and evaluation of principles of attitude change for a variety of interpersonal and public communication situations. Pre- or corequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 129 or MATH 150 or MATH 153 or MATH 162 or MATH 180 or MATH 215 or STAT 145 or UHON 202.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 104
Nina Cooper
002Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 256
Myra Roberts

332 - Business Professional Speaking

Analysis, preparation and presentation of speeches common in business and professional settings.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 119
Nina Cooper
002Lecture3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 104
Jaelyn DeMaria

333 - Professional Communication

Focuses on the written and presentation skills needed to succeed in a professional environment. Lessons emphasize writing reports and proposals, acquiring social information, social interaction skills, the influence of audience on message design and business etiquette.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
006Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 104
Karen Schmidt
001Lecture3T, R
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 121
Eric Karikari

339 - Rhetoric and the Environment

The course examines the ways we communicate about the environment and how this, in turn, impacts the way we view and treat the natural world.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 245
Judith Hendry

340 - Communication in Organizations

Examines current theories of organizational behavior with emphasis on communication patterns and practices. Attention to superior-subordinate communication, formal and informal communication networks, authority and power.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 256
Eric Karikari

344 - Interviewing

Theory and practice of interviewing for informational, journalistic, employment and decision-making purposes. Pre- or corequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 129 or MATH 150 or MATH 153 or MATH 162 or MATH 180 or MATH 215 or STAT 145 or UHON 202.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
1100 - 1215
Communication & Journalism - 258
Evan Ashworth

360 - Broadcast News I

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Studio3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 124
Adan Garcia

361 - Photojournalism

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Studio3R
1700 - 1930
Communication & Journalism - 124
Jaelyn DeMaria

365 - History of Media

The course will exlore the development of communication media in the United States and the social and cultural contexts within which media emerged and evolved over time. Prerequisite: 171L. Pre- or corequisite: STAT 145.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 119
Abdissa Zerai

373 - Magazine Writing

The process of writing and marketing fiction and non-fiction for magazines.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Writing3T, R
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 243
Dirk Gibson

375 - Intermediate Reporting

Emphasis on reporting public affairs, the news feature story, developing and covering beats and computer-assisted reporting. Prerequisite: 278.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Writing3T, R
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 106
Katherine Cunningham

376 - Media Management

This course is designed to provide insights into the management and ownership aspects of running a media company. Attention will be given to leadership skills and the complex operations of media companies.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3M, W
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 124
Carolyn Flynn

389 - Creative Concepts

Focuses on theories, strategies and practices in developing visuals/copy across the media. Provides the formats/structure to write, design and produce collateral pieces and promotional events utilizing conceptual and creative thinking. Prerequisite: 171L and 387.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
004Lecture3M
1730 - 2000
Communication & Journalism - 124
Carolyn Flynn

393 - T: Communication & Journalism

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SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Topics3W
1900 - 2130
Dane Smith Hall - 128
Jessica Lopez
004Topics3T, R
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 121
Patricia Covarrubias
001Topics3M
1730 - 2000
Communication & Journalism - 106
Elaine Baumgartel
006Topics3Richard Schaefer

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400 Level

400 - Sr Sem Perspectives on Comm

In this capstone course, seniors assess the theories, concepts and skills learned throughout their communication major and apply them to real-world situations as well as to the fulfillment of professional, personal and social goals. Prerequisite: 300 and 301 and (332 or 333).

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
012Seminar3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 119
Andrew Leach
002Seminar3T, R
1530 - 1645
Communication & Journalism - 119
Judith Hendry
003Seminar3T
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 258
Jeffrey Hoffmann

450 - Health Communication

Concepts and strategies for preventive health communication in such contexts as provider-patient interaction, health campaigns, social marketing, health images in the mass media and communication in health care organizations.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3M
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 104
Sumaira Abrar

463 - T: Mass Communication

Intensive study of one area of theory and research in mass communication chosen by the instructor, e.g., rating systems, programming, economics, regulation, social effects. Content varies from semester to semester; may be repeated with different content.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Topics3M, W
1730 - 2000
Bandelier Hall East - 105
Miguel Gandert
001Topics3R
1600 - 1830
Mitchell Hall - 208
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano

464 - Multimedia Production

Longer form multimedia journalism emphasizing advanced production and journalism techniques. Prerequisite: 360.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Studio3T
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 106
Adan Garcia

469 - Multiculturism Gender & Media

(Also offered as WMST 469) Exploration of how gender, race, class, sexual orientation, ethnicity and other social positions affect media coverage, portrayals, production and reception. The course focuses on theories, methods of analysis and topics of current interest.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3M
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 258
Ailesha Ringer
001Lecture3T, R
1400 - 1515
Communication & Journalism - 258
Myra Washington

475 - Advanced Multimedia Journalism

The creation and maintenance of a news website. The understanding of software, in-depth reporting, and multimedia platforms to produce news information in all forms. Prerequisite: 360 and 375.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Writing3M, W
0930 - 1045
Communication & Journalism - 134
Michael Marcotte
002Writing3M, W
1230 - 1345
Communication & Journalism - 134
Michael Marcotte

478 - Media Theory and Research

Introduces media theories in the context of professional research settings. Covers media content research conducted for political purposes and advertising, PR and media firms. Prerequisite: 171L and STAT 145.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture/Practice Experience3M, W
1530 - 1645
Communication & Journalism - 119
Ivana Cvetkovic

488 - Strategic Plan & Campaign Devl

Capstone. Focuses on applying theories/principles/practices in a team environment. Emphasis placed on strategic planning, research, and creative development. Students work with actual clients to pitch their strategic and campaign plans. Prerequisite: 389 and 390 and 391.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3R
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 256
David Weiss

490 - Undergraduate Problems

Restriction: permission of department chairperson.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Independent Study1 TO 3Shadee Abdi
002Independent Study1 TO 3Shinsuke Eguchi
005Independent Study1 TO 3Patricia Covarrubias
006Independent Study1 TO 3Susana Martinez Guillem
007Independent Study1 TO 3Kathy Isaacson
009Independent Study1 TO 3Dirk Gibson
010Independent Study1 TO 3Judith Hendry
012Independent Study1 TO 3Marco Briziarelli
015Independent Study1 TO 3Tamar Ginossar
018Independent Study1 TO 3Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
020Independent Study1 TO 3Michael Marcotte
023Independent Study1 TO 3Judith White
021Independent Study1 TO 3Karen Schmidt
025Independent Study1 TO 3Myra Washington
026Independent Study1 TO 3David Weiss
017Independent Study1 TO 3Cleophas Muneri
003Independent Study1 TO 3Jaelyn DeMaria
011Independent Study1 TO 3Jaelyn DeMaria
027Independent Study3Laura Burton
004Independent Study3Richard Schaefer

491 - Intern Communication Education

Review of recent developments in course content, teaching materials and instructional strategies; simulated classroom experience with analysis of teaching behavior using media. Restriction: permission of department chairperson.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
007Practice Experience3Kathy Isaacson
010Practice Experience3Judith Hendry
003Practice Experience3Karen Schmidt
017Practice Experience3Laura Burton
002Practice Experience3Judith White
004Practice Experience3Jaelyn DeMaria

492 - Internship in Comm

Internships in communication arranged with individual faculty members. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Prerequisite: 2.5 GPA, completion of 9 hours in CJ, to include at least one 300-level course and one course in the area of the internship. Six hours maximum of any CJ internship credit is allowed. Restriction: permission of instructor.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Practice Experience1 TO 3Michael Marcotte
002Practice Experience1 TO 3Laura Burton
003Practice Experience3Richard Schaefer

494 - Senior Thesis

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SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Independent Study3Shadee Abdi
002Independent Study3Shinsuke Eguchi
006Independent Study3Susana Martinez Guillem
007Independent Study3Laura Burton
009Independent Study3Dirk Gibson
010Independent Study3Judith Hendry
012Independent Study3Marco Briziarelli
014Independent Study3Tamar Ginossar
019Independent Study3Myra Washington
005Independent Study3Patricia Covarrubias
021Independent Study3David Weiss
022Independent Study3Karen Schmidt
013Independent Study3Cleophas Muneri
020Independent Study3Michael Marcotte
023Independent Study3Judith White
015Independent Study3Kathy Isaacson
016Independent Study3Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
017Independent Study3Jaelyn DeMaria

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