COMM 650. Intercultural Communication.
(3-0-3); II, III.
Prerequisites: COMM 600 and COMM 605. CMSP 350 or a similar undergraduate class in intercultural communication is strongly recommended. The course will center on the theoretical foundations of intercultural communication (co-cultures in the United States and international cultures) and on the application of those theories in original research. Theories in the areas of identity, language, non-verbal communication, context, and communication ethics will be covered throughout the course. Students will conduct their own research study.