COMM 308

Introduction to Organizational Communication Theory

This class provides an introduction to the field of Organizational Communication as it exists within the broader discipline of Communication Studies. This course examines a range of topics studied in organizational Communication, including: productivity, rationality, power, culture, crisis communication, change, technology, and globalization. Throughout, the class uses examples and case studies from a range of organizations, including corporate and government organizations, educational institutions, persuasive campaigns, non-profit organizations, the media, and virtual organizations.