Dianne Blake

Adjunct Professor
Office
OEC 421
Phone
651-962-5259

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 100 - 02 Public Speaking M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 BEC 113
CRN: 40769 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Dianne S. Blake Preparation, presentation, and evaluation of original speeches by each student throughout the semester; special emphasis given to selecting and researching topics, organizing evidence, analyzing audiences, sharpening style and tone, communicating ethically and listening critically. This class may be taken Communication and Journalism majors only with the permission of the department chair.

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COJO 105 - 02 Communication in the Workplace M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 BEC 113
CRN: 40773 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Dianne S. Blake Introduction to basic communication theories and skills as they pertain to the business setting. Text, lecture, class discussion and exercises, and individual and group presentations will better prepare students to become more effective communicators at work. The course will focus on presentational skills, dyadic communication and interviewing, and group communication. This class may be taken by Communication and Journalism majors only with the permission of the department chair.

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 100 - 01 Public Speaking - T W R F - - 0900 - 1200 BEC 114
CRN: 10041 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Dianne S. Blake Preparation, presentation, and evaluation of original speeches by each student throughout the semester; special emphasis given to selecting and researching topics, organizing evidence, analyzing audiences, sharpening style and tone, communicating ethically and listening critically. This class may be taken Communication and Journalism majors only with the permission of the department chair.

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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 480 - 02 Communication Ethics - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 BEC 114
CRN: 20690 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Dianne S. Blake This capstone seminar for graduating seniors explores ethical issues that confront communication professionals and audiences. Students explore theoretical perspectives on communication ethics, work from case studies to understand professional ethical standards, discuss current ethical issues in communication, work in teams to perfect oral and written ethical analysis skills, and write an individual thesis paper. Prerequisites: graduating seniors only and permission of department chair

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