Cyber Connections: Communication in the Digital Age

VMS 277S

Explores contemporary challenges, contexts, and opportunities with communication across media platforms. Examines historical contexts and texts related to rhetoric and communication, and how these ideas have persisted and shifted in the digital age. Texts include theoretical approaches to communication and rhetoric (past and present) and examples of communication across a range of media (for example: podcasts, multimodal texts, web-based presentations, and social media content). Students learn to conduct rhetorical analysis across media, and create written, visual, and/or verbal rhetorical content across media platforms. Prerequisite: Writing 101.

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: Writing 101

Curriculum Codes
  • W
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 278S
  • LIT 272S
  • WRITING 275S
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring