Graham Sustainability Institute

Environmental Communication

COMM 413
ENVIRON 413

This course serves as an introduction to the theory and practice of environmental and science communication. Topics include media depiction's of environmental issues, the role of the media in influencing public opinion and policy actions, expert environmental communication by scientists and policy-makers, and theories that guide effective strategic environmental communication. We will engage with many of the critical environmental issues of our day, including climate change, fracking, support for renewable energy initiatives, and many more.

Credits: 
3.0
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Communication Studies
Literature, Science, & Arts » Program in the Environment
Semesters: 
Spring 2021
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Fall 2018
Fall 2021