Communication - Spring 2018

Intro to Communication — 3114
CMM 1510 – 3 credits

Students will be introduced to the theories, processes, and applications of verbal and non-verbal human communication and explore why and how people communicate (face-to-face, in public, through the mass media, etc.). Students will also examine the ways that new communication technologies are shaping private and public discourse. Students will gain the skills necessary to recognize and analyze communication failures and be able to apply those skills in the process of becoming more effective communicators. Corequisite: ENG 1530; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Public Speaking — 3116
CMM 1610 – 3 credits
Denise E. Bunk-Hatch

Students will learn effective strategies for researching, preparing, and delivering informative and persuasive speeches to small groups. Students will be able to demonstrate methods for building confidence in speech delivery, supporting points with evidence, analyzing the audience, using media aids effectively, and refining delivery style. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Com/Media Arts/Internship VI — 4260
CMM 2565 – 3 credits
Gretchen M. Lindell

Students will demonstrate a working knowledge of the media by participating in actual work experience for a communication or media arts organization. Students will negotiate internship duties with the organization's supervisor and with their faculty sponsor in the communication and media arts program. Students submit written logs of their experiences and a final report analyzing their internship experiences, which contribute to their evaluation. Prerequisite: CMM 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Feb 2 – May 11 TBD
Global Culture:ITALY — 3530
CMM 8506 – 3 credits
Joseph A. Town, Simone Sellstrom

Students will participate in this course and study abroad experience. This course explores the impact of communication traditions and theories of the selected country as they have transformed in the modern era. Particular focus will be placed on the textual and cultural adaptations represented in contemporary writing, film, art, and theatre with additional exploration of their historical influences. Additionally, students will gain foundational skills in intercultural communication as they perform an in-depth study of culture and apply the learned skills during the study abroad portion of this course. As a result, this course will draw from cross-disciplinary texts along with selected country and its resources (i.e., museums, monuments, galleries, libraries). Prerequisites: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Jan 16 – Apr 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Global Culture:ITALY-HONORS — 3834
CMM 8506 – 3 credits
Simone Sellstrom

Students will participate in this course and study abroad experience. This course explores the impact of communication traditions and theories of the selected country as they have transformed in the modern era. Particular focus will be placed on the textual and cultural adaptations represented in contemporary writing, film, art, and theatre with additional exploration of their historical influences. Additionally, students will gain foundational skills in intercultural communication as they perform an in-depth study of culture and apply the learned skills during the study abroad portion of this course. As a result, this course will draw from cross-disciplinary texts along with selected country and its resources (i.e., museums, monuments, galleries, libraries). Prerequisites: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Jan 16 – Apr 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am