Course Description

Communication Studies

COMM 325 Interpersonal Communications (3)

Jonathan Bowman

bowman@sandiego.edu 

CRN 2                     Limit 25
M-Th (& Fri. 1/5)      9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.     CH-111

Prerequisites: COMM 101
This course examines the process of media production and the theories related to the effects media have on audiences. A historical approach is used to analyze and explain the development of the field of mass communication. Other topics include the functions media perform for individuals and society. Analysis and application of media theory is emphasized. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Friday, December 15.

COMM 463 Communication and Sports (3)

David Sullivan

sully@sandiego.edu 

CRN 3                      Limit 25
M-Th (& Fri. 1/5)      1 - 415p.m.      CH-109

This course examines the numerous aspects of communication and sports in the U.S., where many of the global trends and developments in sports communication have occurred. Drawing perspectives from popular criticism and scholarly research, the course surveys the development of sports media, the coverage and business of sports media, sports media audiences and fanship, and contemporary issues in sports media, the coverage and business of sports communication, sports media audiences and fanship, and contemporary issues in sports communication. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Friday, December 15.   

The University of San Diego reserves the right to change without notice any courses and curricula.