COMM2040-A Applied Storytelling (Fall 2019)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019)
Days: T
Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Wheatley Center 111
Seats Available: 3 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

Communication encompasses diverse styles of storytelling and visualization for different contexts, distribution outlets and primary and secondary target audiences. This course focuses on the components of effective storytelling and visualization for traditional and new media and how to share a story using diverse distribution outlets. The student will learn how to construct and upload photographs and videos. Using transmedia storytelling as the blueprint for story development and visualization, students will also learn how to transmit stories through print, broadcast, web sites, twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and other relevant distribution outlets with accompanying visualization.

Prerequisites: JRNL2015, COMM2000, COMM2015 OR COMM2010

About the Instructor(s)

Chad M. Wertley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Communication

Coordinator, Communication Skills, Communication
412-397-6478 phone
412-397-6468 fax
Wheatley Center 214