Communication, Diversity and Social Justice - Certificate

The Communication, Diversity, and Social Justice Certificate, offered through the Department of Communication, gives students and in-depth understanding of how communication intersects with issues of diversity and prepares students for a lifetime of successful communication practices in our diverse world. The certificate is grounded in a larger concern with social justice issues, with coursework emphasizing issues of power, privilege, and difference.  Students will work in the classroom to understand and gain experience with difficult dialogues, issues of race, gender and inclusivity.  They will also participate in the community projects of their choosing to gain experience in real world social justice events and practices.

COMM 343Communication and Cultural Discourse3
COMM 487Communication, Diversity and Social Justice Capstone Experience0
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Difficult Dialogues on Power, Privilege, and Difference
Communication, Religion and the Arts
Communication Law and Policy
Intercultural Communication
Critical Race Discourse
Media, Culture and Identity
International Communication
Gender, Race and Media
Gender and Communication
Rhetoric of the Civil Rights Movement
Women’s Rhetoric
Rhetoric of Social Movements
The Rhetoric of Gender and Health