Communication Studies, BA/BS
Assessment of Student Outcomes
Outcome COM/UG-A Understanding Theory
Students will display knowledge of theory and its relationship to practice.
Outcome COM/UG-B Critical Thinking
Students will demonstrate critical thinking as they examine
communication artifacts, situations, problems, or issues using relevant
communication concepts, theories and perspectives.
Outcome COM/UG-C Communication Skills
Students will display effective communication strategies in oral and
Outcome COM/UG-D Modes of Communication
Students will display an understanding of the key differences between
modes of communication (verbal, nonverbal, textual, visual images,
electronic) and their implications.
Outcome COM/UG-E Tolerate Ambiguity
Students will display an awareness of and appreciation of different
communicative perspectives regarding the same communicative phenomenon,
situation or outcome.
Outcome COM/UG-F Ethical Perspectives
Students will display an understanding of the role of ethics in situated communication.