COMMST 178 Communication in a Technological World

Study of the evolving nature of communication in an increasingly technological world. Examination of the influence of technology on perception, personal relationships, self-identity and development of skills to effectively communicate in the digital world. Historical development of communication technology, critical analysis of mediated messages and the influence of technology on society and culture as well as individual physical, psychological and social development.

Units: 3.00

Offered: (Fa)

UC, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester

Departmental Recommendation: Eligibility for ENGL 101