(3 units)Focused study of a specialized area of research in communication studies.
Maximum units a student may earn: 6
Grading Basis: Graded Units of Lecture: 3 Student Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. explain key theories in communication studies related to the special topic. 2. apply relevant theories to case studies related to the special topic. 3. identify, summarize, and synthesize current scholarly conversations related to the special topic. 4. apply concepts to analyze data and/or write research projects.