Surveys the skills necessary to articulate oneself effectively in a variety of communication settings. Topics include interpersonal relationship, formal and informal groups, and public forums with a primary focus on basic presentation skills. May not be used for communication arts major or minor requirements. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIA and IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
CMAT 102 INTRODUCTION TO MASS MEDIA (Fall 2019)
Theory, history, structure and functions of mass media (print, film, recording, radio, television, new media), advertising, journalism and public relations. Students may not receive credit for both CMAT 110 and CMAT 102. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
ELI 32 ACADEMIC WRITING II (Fall 2019)
This four-level writing series is designed to help non-native speaking students become effective writers in an academic setting. The focus is on academic writing, which includes the mastery of punctuation and grammar structures and editing and revising to improve communication. This course is available twice in a school year and meets three hours every week. Prerequisites: Courses must be taken sequentially. Corequisite: Michigan English Placement Test. Three hours per week.
ELI 85 ELA THRU NOTETAKING (ACAD) (Fall 2019)
By exposing international students to various types of formal speeches and lectures, training and practice in academic speaking and listening is provided. Learn strategies for taking accurate and comprehensive notes from academic lectures. Course meets three hours per week and is offered in spring and fall. Prerequisite: Successful completion of all Level II courses.