Catalogue 2018 - 2019

COMM 283 Health Communication

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Sophomore standing.

Course Description

This course introduces students to theories of health communication and information about patient-provider communication, social support, and media influence on health-related behavior. Using both theories and case studies, students will gain a better understanding of the healthcare context in the U.S. and the role communication plays in that context.

Distribution

MR

Offered

every semester.

Fee