Health Communication

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Communication
Course Number: 
319
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course addresses health issues from interpersonal, mass media and critical communication perspectives. Communication theories will be applied to a variety of health issues including the physician-patient relationship, the design of health media campaigns, the pharmaceutical industry, and the influence of health promotion on human behavior. Intercultural and organizational health communication will also be discussed.
Comments: 
Open to Senior and Junior Communication majors only. This course was formerly numbered as COMM 397LL. If you have already taken COMM 397LL you cannot take this course.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
73139

Course Sections

Health Communication
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Cynthia Suopis W 4:00PM 6:45PM