COM 244

Development of Technology in Communication

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: $40

Pre-requisites: None

This course explores breakthrough technologies in the communication and media mix across multiple eras. Students study how those technologies were developed, the forces that shaped their development and how the technologies evolved to accommodate communication service needs. Although not a hands-on or laboratory course, group assignments include construction of early and contemporary communication systems based on technology advances. Students develop models of future communication technologies.