2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COMM 2389 - Academic Cooperative in Communications

3 Credits (1 hr. lec., 6 hrs. lab.) An instructional program designed to integrate on-campus study with practical hands-on work experience. In conjunction with class seminars, the individual student will set specific goals and objectives in the study of communication. The external learning experiences are unpaid and must have faculty approval. (2401035212) Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing; Instructor approval
Course Outcomes
1 - Evaluate and synthesize the work experience and convey individual experiences and knowledge gained in the communications environment.
2 - Compose and present a paper that will integrate internship and academic experiences in communications.
3 - Demonstrate competency in specific goal activities in communications to the sponsor and faculty member.
4 - Obtain insight into the practical aspects of communications by observing and participating in the day-to-day activities of the field supervisor in the work place.
5 - Develop an understanding of and an appreciation for the dynamics and/or the demands in the communications career field.