Prerequisite: Completion of the Computational area of the Core. Completion of one or more of the following is recommended, but not required: CMA 200, CMA 310, MGMT 301 or MGMT 306. (First semester/3 credits)
This course will examine the basic components of communication research including logic, theories and ethics. Topics covered include the different approaches to communication research, the essential elements of both qualitative and quantitative research, analysis and interpretation of data, and resources available.