Learning Goals & Objectives

These learning goals and objectives apply to all Communication Studies majors.

Student Learning Goal 1:

Majors will be critical thinkers who will apply communication theories and concepts in life situations. 

  • Objective 1: Students will demonstrate advanced skills in analyzing research
  • Objective 2: Students will apply targeted communication theories and constructs to specific projects or situations

Student Learning Goal 2:

Communication Studies majors will design and deliver effective messages.

  • Objective 1: Students will demonstrate an understanding of the intended audience
  • Objective 2: Students will determine appropriate means of communication to reach that audience.
  • Objective 3: Students will demonstrate an ability to design and deliver messages.