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Viewing: SMPA 3468 : Communication and Global Social Change

Last approved: Tue, 09 May 2017 08:04:10 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 08 May 2017 00:38:52 GMT

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA)
Communication and Global Social Change
Comm & Global Social Change
Fall 2017
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The study and practice of communication, development, and social change; theories and arguments informing debates and communication programs, merits and impact of various approaches, and design and implementation of communication programs.
As a result of completing this course, students will be able to:
1. Identify key concepts and research issues in communication, development, and social change. 2. Demonstrate ability to use theories and concepts in the analysis of communication for development
3. Critically assess the design, implementation and assessment of communication programs.

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candaceg (Wed, 01 Mar 2017 19:17:30 GMT): Rollback: please update the syllabus to include the mental health statement (instead of the ucc statement), also please add average minimum amount of time out of class. required syllabus template attached for further guidance. thanks!
echacko (Fri, 03 Mar 2017 22:06:38 GMT): Rollback: No statement on accommodation for Religious Holidays. Please check all syllabi against the list of required statements before passing on to me.
candaceg (Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:21:37 GMT): Rollback: Please add statement on Religious Holiday. Syllabus template provided for further guidance.
candaceg (Thu, 09 Mar 2017 22:10:42 GMT): Rollback: Please attach the course syllabus and resubmit. Thanks!
candaceg (Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:35:16 GMT): Rollback: syllabus needed.
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