Contact Author Introduction Joseph Conrad was one of the famous novelists in the history of English literature. His novel contains mystical, natural, imaginative elements and realistic in the sense of Romanticism.
Introduction to Communication and Civic Life COM 3 credits An overview of major approaches to the analysis and criticism of contemporary cultural concerns, situating these within the broader historical contexts of communication and cultural theory.
Sophomore standing Credit for enrollment in approved study abroad programs. Organizational Communication COM 3 credits Microlevel, institutional and macrolevel analysis of the communication process in organizations.
Organizational communication theories, including political economy, critical and poststructuralist approaches. Ethnic, gender-specific and class communication processes within subcultural contexts are examined.
Psychoanalytic, social-scientific and critical communication approaches. COM An examination of communication theory from interpersonal, small group, intercultural and organizational viewpoints.
Conflict and Communication COM 3 credits A study of theories and research in interpersonal conflict. Conflict management within personal relationships and in the workplace. The nature of conflict, assumptions arising from conflict, power, styles and tactics, negotiation and transformation.
Political Communication COM 3 credits The role of ideology, language, symbolism and mediation in the practice of American political communication. Course culminates in a research paper or project in which student evaluates the experience by methodologies learned in other communication classes.
May be repeated for a free elective credit. Junior or senior standing Explores how women tell stories and the ways in which women have been controlled through narrative and have themselves controlled narratives about themselves and others, particularly, but not only, with respect to Western history and culture.
Through texts, film and in-class activities, we observe the power of master and counter narratives. Strategic Communication COM 3 credits The course addresses strategic interpersonal, group and public communication within an organizational format.
Corporate Communication COM 3 credits Instruction and practice in the planning and production of selected modes of oral and written communication common within large corporations, with emphasis on employee newsletters and personal presentations. Studies in New Media COM 3 credits This course examines the key theoretical works and arguments in the field of new media and considers moments of collision and convergence between media forms.
Rhetoric and Aesthetics of Contemporary Culture COM 3 credits Analyzes ways our world is informed by rhetorical discourses as they are informed and shaped by contemporary aesthetics and the production, management and distribution of style, particularly as it is portrayed in popular culture.
Considers the relationship between rhetoric and aesthetics and arenas of life undergoing renewed stylization. Non-Verbal Communication in a Diverse Society COM 3 credits Course focuses on the significance of non-verbal behavior when communicating across cultures.
Non-verbal messages from a variety of cultures are examined. These cultures include, but are not limited to, age, race, gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, the physically and mentally challenged or any groups that have not received peripheral attention in discussions of non-verbal communication.
COM Explores how new media technologies change what communities we can be members of and how we perform our roles in those communities.
Also explores the potential of new media to affect citizenship and alter what it means to be a member of a democratic society and electorate. News Media Ethics COM 3 credits A critical examination of news media ethical issues and dilemmas through the use of case studies and current news reports.
Course also includes critique of print, broadcast and online news coverage using ethical theory and standard journalistic ethical principles. Storytelling COM 3 credits Historical development and cultural significance of storytelling as a basis for the discipline of communication.
Oral performance of a variety of storytelling styles and techniques. Peace, Conflict and Oral Narrative COM 3 credits Theory and methodology behind conflict resolution and peace-building techniques that employ storytelling, with a strong emphasis on learning and creating stories.
Directed Individual Project COM credits An individual communication project, approved in advance by the directing faculty member. Permission of instructor and 16 credits in Communication Opportunity for extensive library study in a specific area of communication. Some Special Topics courses may require permission of instructor The study of a special area in communication.
May be repeated for credit.
Permission of instructor required. Fundamentals of Multimedia DIG 4 credits This production course explores a range of ideas and processes incorporated in multimedia projects.
Class assignments introduce elements of image making, multipage sequencing and interface design. The class develops a combination of critical, technical and design skills.
Students learn strategies for media management, image capture, sequence creation, title creation, working with audio, video effects and compositing.
Sound design theory is covered.Colonialism is the imposition of foreign rule by an external power, which culminates in the control and exploitation of the conquered people. Foreign rule can be imposed through political deception and .
IMPERIALISM, GENDER AND (Western Colonialism) The recovery of women’s lives and the analysis of the impact of women in history has been a fruitful exercise that, alongside other categories of postmodern analysis, has led historians and others to critically reexamine not only past lives but also the contemporary world.
Plot summary and analysis. Oroonoko: or, the Royal Slave is a relatively short novel set in a frame narrative.
The narrator opens with an account of the colony of Surinam and its native people. Within this is a historical tale concerning the Coramantien grandson of an African king, Prince Oroonoko. At a very young age Prince Oroonoko was trained for battle and became an expert Captain by In various parts of the world, Europeans have used criminal justice systems as a key colonial tool to dismantle and de-legitimise "the social institutions and political .
Albert Chinualumogu Achebe was born on November 16, to Isaiah Okafo and Janet Achebe in the very unstable country of Ogidi, Nigeria. He was exposed to missionaries early in his childhood because Ogidi was one of the first missionary centers established in Eastern Nigeria .
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