CMN 662 (1SY) - Public Dialogue and Deliberation

Public Dialogue

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Can be taken by students who are remote.
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 54809
This course explores the theory behind the practice of public dialogue and deliberation. It considers the distinctions and appropriateness of different types and aims of public participation, and how to best facilitate conversations important in the public sphere. The course anchors civil discourse as vital to democracy. Students will design, organize, and implement a public dialogue on campus, facilitating discussions on a relevant topic serving our community. Students marry practice with deep consideration of issues of equity, diversity, voice, representation, neutrality, and power. Prereq: CMN 455, CMN 456, CMN 457 and two 500-levels, one being CMN 562, or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Only listed majors in section: CMN:BUSAPPL, CMN:MEDIA, COMMUNICATION
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Renee Heath

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 T 2:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 R 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 115