Fall 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)

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HONOR 340    Honors Seminar: Political Campaign Communication    3 Units

Same As: COMM 480
Prerequisite: None
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: What do pundits, politicians and the public have in common? The ability to impact political campaign communication. This seminar-style course will introduce students to the effects of political campaign communication on public opinion and election results. Using timely data, students will evaluate news media, debate presidential debates, and analyze campaign messages using qualitative and quantitative approaches. This course is intended for the honors student interested in learning about political communication, rhetorical criticism, and techniques for writing for academic audiences. Enrollment is limited to Honors Program students. This course is the same as COMM 480, and only one may be taken for credit. See Cross-Listed Courses in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC G.Hodgkinson         CRC MAIN CAC 138         19097 
Eligibility for enrollment in this Honors Program course will be verified at the first class meeting.
Students must be admitted to the Honors Program before they can enroll in the Honors courses. Students interested in applying for admission to the Honors Program will find the application and more information at http://www.crc.losrios.edu/honorsapplication

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 22, 2013