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Agarwal, Vinita

Faculty, Communication Arts

Fulton Hall (FH) 272
410-677-0083 or ext 70083
vxagarwalsalisburyedu
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Courses  []

2014 Spring

  • CMAT 240-003 INTRO TO JOURNALISM & PR
    Introduction to the basics of journalism and public relations. Focuses on developing an understanding of the professional practices of journalism and public relations and developing journalism and public relations writing skills. Prerequisites: C or better in CMAT 101 and 102. Three hour per week with enhancement.
  • CMAT 465-001 COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
    Examines innovations in communication techniques and applications. Topics include satellite and terrestrial based technology, conferencing, decision support systems, computer mediated communication and the impact of technology on the communication process and communicators. Prerequisites: C or better in CMAT 297. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • CMAT 490-003 COMMUNICATION SEMINAR
    Intensive study in speech or communication studies. Students should choose a seminar in their track. Substantial research paper/academic project and class presentation are required. May be taken twice under different subtitles, but only four credits may be applied to the communication arts major. Prerequisites: Senior Standing and permission of the instructor. Three hours per week with enhancement.

2014 Fall

  • CMAT 344-002 WRITING FOR THE PROFESSIONS
    Comprehensive writing course that prepares students for print journalism and public relations careers. Requires weekly writing assignments, many of which are under stringent deadlines. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • CMAT 394-001 STUDIES IN JOURN/PUBL REL
    Study of various concepts, theories and/or practices in Journalism or Public Relations. May be repeated under different subtitles. Prerequisite: C or better in CMAT 344. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • CMAT 447-001 INTERNATL PUBLIC RELATIONS
    Study of strategic communication principles and theoretical frameworks guiding research, design, implementation and evaluation of international public relations efforts by corporations, institutions and nongovernmental organizations. Prerequisite: C or better in CMAT 344. Three hours per week with enhancement.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Agarwal, V. 
(2013). 
Investigating the construct validity of organizational trust. 
Journal of Communication Management, 
17, 
24-39. 

Book Chapters

D'Silva, M.U., Agarwal, V., Sohn, S.H. & Sharma, V. (2014). Urbanization and strategic health communication in India. Okigbo, C. C. (Eds.), Strategic urban health communication. (159-172.) New York, NY: Springer Science-Business Media.
Agarwal, V. & Shenoy, S. (2013). On the evolution of togetherness & living with two hearts. Marrow, S. & Leoutsakas, D. (Eds.), More than blood: Today's reality and tomorrow's vision of family. (164-173.) Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt.
Agarwal, V., D'Silva, M.U. & Leichty, G.B. (2013). Disease, representation, and public relations: A discourse analysis of HIV/AIDS websites. Ahmed, R. & Bates, B.R. (Eds.), 

Health communication and mass media: An integrated approach to policy and practice.

(51-65.) Surrey, England: Gower Publishing Ltd.

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