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Fall 2019

500 Level

500 - Found of Communication Theory

Survey and analysis of concepts, models and perspectives in the development of theories of communication; attention to philosophical, critical, historical and scientific bases for the study of communicative processes. Required of all M.A. students.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3M
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 219
Judith White

501 - Found Communication Research

Review and evaluation of various forms of research and scholarly writing in the field of communication; identification of conceptual and paradigmatic problems in interpretation of research results; attention to skills in writing and reporting research.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Lecture3W
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 121
Ilia Rodriguez Nazario

502 - ST:

Intensive study of selected relevant subjects in communication focusing on one area of theory, research, methods, or combinations thereof. Content varies depending on instructor.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Topics3T
1600 - 1900
Communication & Journalism - 121
Patricia Covarrubias

506 - Critical & Cultural Studies

Explores critical and cultural studies theories and methods to understand and apply analysis of texts (from media and everyday spoken texts to the body and environment) in order to reveal cultural productions and transformative possibilities.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Seminar3R
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 219
Michael Lechuga

507 - Intro Quantitative Methods

This course is designed to help students build basic understanding about quantitative research methods, develop skills to design and implement empirical quantitative research, and conduct univariate, bivariate, and multivariate data analyses (t-test, Chi-square test, ANOVA).

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Lecture3R
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 134
Yangsun Hong

518 - Culture, Places and Spaces

An overview of theory and research in culture, places, and spaces with special emphasis on the faculty member’s expertise, which may include: transnationalism and globalism, migration, borderlands, social activism and change, sustainability, etc.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Seminar3M
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 219
Susana Martinez Guillem

555 - Cultr, Disparities, Hlth Comm

Covers the influence of culture on health beliefs, values, and health care practices. How beliefs and values impact communication in health care settings.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Seminar3T
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 219
Yangsun Hong

567 - Digital & Social Media

This course critically examines the central role digital/social media technologies play in culture and society, providing the structures in which individual identity forms, social relations manifest, political discourse occurs, and economic power flows.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Seminar3T
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 219
Marco Briziarelli

584 - Teaching Communication

This course is designed to train and support Communication and Journalism graduate teaching assistants. Through a variety of workshops we engage techniques that facilitate innovative instruction and practice, mentoring skills, and ongoing pedagogical development. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: admitted to M.A. Communication or Ph.D. Communication.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
004Lecture1F
1400 - 1630
Communication & Journalism - 119
Evan Ashworth

593 - Graduate Problems

Independent study on questions and issues beyond those covered by regularly approved seminars. Plan must be prepared and approved by a faculty member who agrees to direct the study. Approval by department chairperson required.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Independent Study1 TO 3Marco Briziarelli
005Independent Study1 TO 3Susana Martinez Guillem
006Independent Study1 TO 3Kathy Isaacson
002Independent Study1 TO 3Shinsuke Eguchi
007Independent Study1 TO 3Yangsun Hong
008Independent Study1 TO 3Dirk Duran-Gibson
009Independent Study1 TO 3Jaelyn DeMaria
015Independent Study1 TO 3Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
017Independent Study1 TO 3Evan Ashworth
018Independent Study1 TO 3Myra Washington
019Independent Study1 TO 3Kathy Isaacson
020Independent Study1 TO 3Judith White
021Independent Study1 TO 3David Weiss
022Independent Study1 TO 3Cleophas Muneri
013Independent Study1 TO 3Michael Marcotte
014Independent Study3
012Independent Study1 TO 3Tamar Ginossar

598 - Masters Project

Plan II students only. Having registered for the project plan, the student must continue to register for a minimum of 1 hour of 598 during each regular semester (exclusive of summer) until the project is completed and approved. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: permission of advisor.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Marco Briziarelli
005Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Susana Martinez Guillem
006Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Tamar Ginossar
007Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6
008Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Dirk Duran-Gibson
015Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
017Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Yangsun Hong
019Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Evan Ashworth
020Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Judith White
002Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Shinsuke Eguchi
021Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Myra Washington
022Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6David Weiss
023Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Jaelyn DeMaria
010Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Kathy Isaacson
009Prof Paper/Project/Design Proj1 TO 6Cleophas Muneri

599 - Masters Thesis

Plan I students only. Having registered for the thesis plan, the student must continue to register for a minimum of 1 hour of 599 during each regular semester (exclusive of summer) until the thesis is approved. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Thesis1 TO 6Marco Briziarelli
005Thesis1 TO 6Susana Martinez Guillem
006Thesis1 TO 6Tamar Ginossar
007Thesis1 TO 6
008Thesis1 TO 6Dirk Duran-Gibson
012Thesis1 TO 6Kathy Isaacson
015Thesis1 TO 6Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
017Thesis1 TO 6Evan Ashworth
019Thesis1 TO 6Cleophas Muneri
009Thesis1 TO 6Michael Marcotte
020Thesis1 TO 6Judith White
002Thesis1 TO 6Shinsuke Eguchi
021Thesis1 TO 6Myra Washington
022Thesis1 TO 6David Weiss
023Thesis1 TO 6Jaelyn DeMaria
010Thesis1 TO 6Yangsun Hong

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600 Level

600 - History & Phil of Comm

Advanced study of the modern history and philosophical foundations of the study of human communication with attention to contributions of both humanistic and social science traditions and consideration of contemporary controversies concerning theory and research.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
002Seminar3W
1900 - 2130
Communication & Journalism - 121
Cleophas Muneri

605 - Qualitative Res Design & Analy

Approaches and techniques for the analysis of qualitative data. Explores the relationships among paradigm, theory, method, and interpretation. Focuses on research design and human-subject protection as well as data analysis.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Seminar3W
1600 - 1830
Communication & Journalism - 219
Shinsuke Eguchi

699 - Dissertation

Having registered for the dissertation, the student must continue to register for a minimum of 1 hour of 699 during each regular semester (exclusive of summer) until the dissertation is completed and approved. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: permission of advisor.

SectionTypeCreditsTime/LocationInstructor
001Dissertation3 TO 12Marco Briziarelli
004Dissertation3 TO 12Patricia Covarrubias
005Dissertation3 TO 12Susana Martinez Guillem
007Dissertation3 TO 12Dirk Duran-Gibson
014Dissertation3 TO 12Ilia Rodriguez Nazario
017Dissertation3 TO 12Judith White
018Dissertation3 TO 12Evan Ashworth
008Dissertation3 TO 12Jaelyn DeMaria
002Dissertation3 TO 12Shinsuke Eguchi
019Dissertation3 TO 12Kathy Isaacson
020Dissertation3 TO 12Myra Washington
021Dissertation3 TO 12David Weiss
022Dissertation3 TO 12William Woodall
009Dissertation3 TO 12Tamar Ginossar
011Dissertation3 TO 12Yangsun Hong
003Dissertation3 TO 12Cleophas Muneri

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