COMM 200: PRECIS ASSIGNMENT
The goal of these papers is to summarize and to provide insight into a theory described in the West
and Turner text. Being able to discern the main points and implications of particular theories will
be an important skill to de
Extra Credit Assignment: Memos Regarding Change Study
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With the emergence of social-media tools such as Facebook, Blogger and Twitter,
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Disclosure of Personal Information Study
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Friday, April 16th, 2-5pm
Sunday, April 18th, 1-5pm
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Context for Communication
[Influences how we interpret messages]
Comm 200 Theory Critique or Extension Paper (150 points)
For this paper, you are asked to choose one specific theory from the textbook or from lecture. You may choose
another communication theory from outside class, but should only do that after getting i
Chapters 27 & 28
Muted Group Theory
Standpoint Theory Overview
Culture as an Iceberg
Ways in Which Cultures Differ
What is Mediated Communication?
Organizational Culture Theory
What is an Organization?
What is Culture?
Coordinated Management of
Precis: Common Mistakes
Chapters 3 & 4
The Value of Understanding
What is Theory?