COMM498 - Capstone
Course Code: COMM498 Course ID: 5048 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
The focus of this course is to review the major concepts, theories, and issues within the field of Communication and the application to current events and future possibilities. In this course, students will also have the opportunity to explore Communication philosophy from a variety of perspectives. As the capstone course in the Communication program, this course will also provide guidance as students develop a professional portfolio that can be used in seeking employment within the Communication field. (Prerequisites: COMM300, COMM304, COMM401, and Senior Standing and completion of all major courses prior to enrollment)
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|07/27/21 - 12/31/21||01/03/22 - 02/27/22||Winter 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|08/31/21 - 02/04/22||02/07/22 - 04/03/22||Winter 2022 Session I||8 Week session|
|09/28/21 - 03/04/22||03/07/22 - 05/01/22||Winter 2022 Session D||8 Week session|
|10/26/21 - 04/01/22||04/04/22 - 05/29/22||Spring 2022 Session B||8 Week session|
|11/30/21 - 04/29/22||05/02/22 - 06/26/22||Spring 2022 Session I||8 Week session|
CO1:Assess the communication skills, theories and research you have learned throughout the program.
CO2: Illustrate why personal branding is important to success in the communications field.
CO3: Evaluate steps and actions needed to achieve future academic, personal and professional goals.
CO4: Critique key attributes of social media to gain fluency in appropriate and ethical use of the medium.
CO5: Apply best practices learned throughout the program to create a mock communications campaign.
|Book Title:||Just a Job? Communication, Ethics, and Professional Life - e-book available in the APUS Online Library|
|Publication Info:||Oxford University Press Lib|
Not current for future courses.