UT Dallas 2013 Undergraduate Catalog

AMS4304 - Communication in America

AMS 4304 Communication in America (3 semester hours) This course examines the basic verbal and non-verbal elements affecting communication in American society. Perspectives to be addressed include communication across cultures, gender differences in communication, interpersonal communication styles, and communication in peer groups, families, and work contexts. In addition, the effects of technology on communication and its impact on individuals and society will be explored. (3-0) T