COM 576: Health Communication

Survey of health communication theory and research. Examines issues such as patient-provider and everyday communication, broader community-societal discourse, and organizational and mass health communication. Prepares participants for subsequently more specialized seminars and enriched study in allied specialties.

Please review the syllabus for full course information.

Term: This is a Full Semester course. Participants may register for one Full Semester course OR one course each in Winter/Spring I and Winter/Spring II.

Prerequisite(s): Qualified to teach content area

Purdue University Fort Wayne

Semester: Winter/Spring 2023 – Full Semester

Instructor: Dr. Sarah S. LeBlanc

Graduate Credits: 3

Dates: 1/9/23 – 5/7/23

Format: Online Asynchronous

Graduate Certificate Available: No

Master’s Completion Pathway: No


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