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Introduction to Communication Science

Since Antiquity, scholars have appreciated the importance of communication: as social beings, we cannot exist without communication. The course extends beyond the boundaries of communication science itself, exploring dimensions of history, sociology and psychology. Join our class, together with people all over the world.

Start Date: Jul 01, 2014 Topics: General History, Psychology, Sociology


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Introduction to Communication Science explores basic models, subsequently progressing to the history of communication theory, linear effect-oriented theories, the reception approach and exploring theories on the production and reinforcement of culture through communication.


  • Dates: Jul 01, 2014 to Aug 01, 2014
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Institution: Coursera
  • Topics: General History, Psychology, Sociology

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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