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2021-2022 EIU Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 EIU Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CMN 5020 - Communication Theory

(3-0-3) This course examines the major philosophical foundations and theoretical paradigms found in the study of communication. The course provides students with an examination of communication’s epistemological foundations, the historical development of the field, and the role current theoretical paradigms play in the construction of theory and the conduct of research. Students will learn how communication theories are developed, analyzed, evaluated, and applied.

Prerequisites & Notes

Credits: 3