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2017-2018 Catalog and Handbook 
2017-2018 Catalog and Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CM 411 - Advanced Mass Media Research (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: Completion of at least 15 credits of level 300 Communication and Media courses
This course aims to enhance and extend the methodological competencies developed in the first research course, with an emphasis on development of advanced skills in research design and analysis and application of these competencies to complex research questions. Students will learn how to select appropriate strategies, coordinate project planning and lead a research team. Methods for the effective communication of research findings, including writing about the research process and graphic representation of data, will be emphasized. Two major research projects will be required, the second of which provides a foundation for the Senior Research Project.

Note: For requirement purposes CM 411 is the equivalent to SOC 302 .