CMN 656 (01) - Environmental Communication and Rhetoric

Enviro Com and Rhetoric

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56415
Working from a rhetorical perspective toward communication as persuasive action, students learn to analyze environmental communication in public spheres. Communication about the environment is examined in visual and popular culture, print and digital news, advertising and marketing, science communication, corporate communication and advertising, and campaigns and movements. Special attention to issues of public engagement, citizen activism, and public advocacy. Students work on a semester long case study in which they analyze, evaluate, and respond to communication about an environmental problem in a local town. Prereq: two 500-level CMN courses or permission.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor 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: Lawrence Prelli

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 MW 9:40am - 11:00am PCBE 135
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Non-majors who are interested in registering for CMN 656,  please contact the professor directly for permission to add the course.