Feb 24, 2021  
ARCHIVED 2018-19 CPS Undergraduate Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2018-19 CPS Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CMS 336 - Applied Organizational Communication (3)

An advanced course in organizational communication and its application to real-life enterprises. Study will include examination of actual cases involving media and public relations in PR firms, corporate communication departments, government agencies, political organizations and non-profit environments. Upon completion of this course, students will understand the nature of organizational culture, methods of organizational socialization, communication needs analysis, and the preparation and implementation of programs of organizational change. They should be able to critically analyze organizational communication approaches to social, managerial, environmental, and other issues, and project possible ramifications or outcomes of various communication approaches in a variety of contexts.