Credit Course Schedules

Communication - Fall 2019

Intro to Communication — 3166
CMM 1510 – 3 credits
Gretchen M. Lindell

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. Prerequisite: ENG 1510. J fall, spring; C fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Public Speaking — 3165
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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Communication @ Work — 3762
CMM 2100 – 3 credits
Andrew L. Baker

Students will be introduced to the necessary communication skills required to be successful in a professional environment. This practical course will emphasize communication concepts as they apply to the workforce. Students will actively apply oral, written, and digital communication skills throughout the semester including: the creation of a digital portfolio, email/phone/voicemail etiquette, business writing, networking, use of social media platforms, the interviewing process, and cover letter and resume writing for specific purposes. Students will enhance their digital and information literacy skills through completion of this course. Prerequisite: ENG 1510. J spring, fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 204
Sep 5 – Oct 17 Thu 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Marketing Internship — 4420
CMM 2563 – 1 credit
Denise E. Bunk-Hatch

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. Student submit written logs of their experiences and a final report analyzing their internship experience, which contribute to their evaluation. Prerequisite: ENG 1510. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Oct 24 – Dec 13 TBD