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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Courses will be added to the Winter Session roster between September and December. Visit often to see the latest course listings. Registration begins October 1, 2018.

Courses

COMM 1300 Visual Communication

Course description

Introduction to visual communication theory. Examines how visuals influence our attention, perspectives, and understanding. Uses examples of visuals drawn from advertising, TV news, documentaries, entertainment movies, print, and interactive media to develop a theoretical framework for becoming more visually aware and for thinking more critically about how visuals influence us. Students develop an in-depth understanding of how visuals influence perceptions and behaviors and an understanding of the importance of theory in the construction of effective visual messages.

This course is frequently offered in the Summer Session.

Classes

COMM 1300 001-LEC Online course

Number:1067
Class dates:January 2-19, 2019
Days/times:online course
Credit:3
Grade:Graded
Instructor:Porticella, N. (nap28)
Max. enroll:15
To enroll:See the Enrollment and registration for more information about enrolling in Winter Session classes.
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.

Tuition and fees

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