Communication and Social Interaction

People & Society

Communication and Social Interaction
Communication and Social Interaction


  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    People & Society
  • Responsible Academic Unit
    Communication Studies
  • Recommended for
    All students.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

Cognate Categories


This cognate provides students with a basic theoretical foundation of communication theory and principles which will then be applied across multiple sociocultural contexts. Students will be able to understand the nature of communication and how it functions across a variety of communicative contexts such as political, legal, mass media, health, cross cultural, and interpersonal.

Option Groups

Students must complete exactly 2 of the following option groups:

*Indicates an inactive course

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