Environmental Communication

R348 — Spring 2022

Kurt Zemlicka
Days and Times
6:30 - 7:45p TR (3 CR)
Course Description

This course explores the myriad of ways public communication shapes our understanding of nature and the environment. Over the semester, the course delves into the relationship between humanity, culture, and nature with a focus on communication and symbol use. It also look at the role of public communication and advocacy in an era of environmental crisis. The course is recommended for students studying environmental policy looking to improve their communication skills, along with students looking to enter professional, non-profit, or public policy fields that promote environmental issues.