The minor in cultural communication is designed to provide students with principles and theories of communication processes that help explain the dynamics of intercultural interactions in personal and professional contexts. The program is intended for students not majoring in communication studies who wish to augment their major area of study, develop skills of cultural competence and increase their awareness of diversity.
Courses: SCOM 240 The Process of Human Communication SCOM 245 Signs, Symbols and Social Interaction SCOM 248 Intercultural Communication SCOM 349 Ethnographic Approaches to Communication Studies SCOM 448 Seminar in Cultural Communication
Choose one from the following: SCOM 347 Communication, Diversity and Popular Culture SCOM/WMST 348 Communication and Gender SCOM 352 Communication and Social Movements SCOM/SMAD 357 Youth, Communication and Culture
Students interested in the Cultural Communication Minor will need to apply to the minor in accordance with the admission policy of the School of Communication Studies.