Environmental Communication

COMM 413
ENVIRON 413

This course serves as an introduction to the theory and practice of environmental and science communication. Topics include media depiction's of environmental issues, the role of the media in influencing public opinion and policy actions, expert environmental communication by scientists and policy-makers, and theories that guide effective strategic environmental communication. We will engage with many of the critical environmental issues of our day, including climate change, fracking, support for renewable energy initiatives, and many more.

Credits: 
3.0
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Communication Studies
Literature, Science, & Arts » Program in the Environment
Semesters: 
Fall 2017
Fall 2016
Winter 2016
Fall 2015
Fall 2014