Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

COM 450 Senior Seminar in Communications Research(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. The capstone class for communications majors. The course provides an overview of communications research and introduces students to basic research procedures, paradigms, and methods. Students learn research goals, methodologies, and strategies in communications. They use these tools to formulate a research problem of their own and to conduct research in libraries, through media resources, and through fieldwork. Prerequisite: COM 315.