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Computer-Mediated Communication

INFO 4450

Spring. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: COMM 2450, INFO 2450 or permission of instructor.

S. Fussell.

Focuses on reading and evaluating the theories and research methodologies used to investigate communication via computer systems. Assignments include student collaborations using electronic conferencing and other advanced communication technologies, as well as reflections on and evaluations of these collaborations in light of current theories and research findings. Topics include virtual teams, videoconferencing, and others as they emerge.