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CSC/390

Culture and Communication

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Course level: Upper Division

Students will be introduced to the interdependent relationship between symbols, rituals, artifacts, and patterns of thought of cultural groups and the communication practices of those groups. They will engage in critical analysis of communication in contemporary society, including culture-based metaphor, nonverbal communication, advertising, print media and television.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Defining Intercultural Communication and Understanding Cultural Generalizations

Symbols, Rituals, Artifacts, and Cultural Awareness in Communication

Communication and the Connections to Culture

Cultural Communication Biases and Opportunities in the Workforce

Exploring Where We Are Now and Where We are Going

Why UOPX

Why take courses at University of Phoenix

Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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