Kathryn Dederichs. M.A.

Adjunct Professor
Degree
M.A., College of St. Benedict
B.A., College of St. Benedict
Office
OEC 420
Mail
Mail 5011
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Kathryn Dederichs has been teaching at the collegiate level for over 15 years and has been teaching at the University of St. Thomas since 2007. She graduated from the College of St. Benedict in 1999 with a BA in Communication and a minor in Computer Science. In 2003 she graduated with an MA in Speech Communication. Kathryn specializes in public speaking, job seeking skills and currently is researching virtual communication.

Outside of the classroom, she was part of the team that authored the Top Hat Public Speaking textbook that is used globally in collegiate classrooms. In addition, in 2015, the UST awarded her a grant to create the first blended course for the COJO Department, Communication in the Workplace, which has been running since the Spring of 2016. And in 2016, was awarded another grant from UST to develop a cross-disciplinary Capstone course in the Actuarial Science Department, ACSC 489, which began running in the Fall of 2017.

Spring 2020 Courses

Spring 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 105 - 02 Communication in the Workplace - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 BEC 114

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1330 - 1510

Location:

BEC 114

Course Registration Number:

20455 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Kathryn E. Dederichs

This section of COJO 105 is a blended course, which will meet 50 percent in person and 50 percent online. The class will meet on Tuesdays only.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
COJO 105 - 03 Communication in the Workplace - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 BEC 114

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1700

Location:

BEC 114

Course Registration Number:

20456 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Kathryn E. Dederichs

This section of COJO 105 is a blended course, which will meet 50 percent in person and 50 percent online. The class will meet on Tuesdays only.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
COJO 105 - 04 Comm. in the ACSC Workplace M - - - - - - 1715 - 2045 OSS 227

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1715 - 2045

Location:

OSS 227

Course Registration Number:

22717 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Kathryn E. Dederichs

This section of COJO 105 is designated for Actuarial Science majors and minors only.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)

Summer 2020 Courses

Summer 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2020 Courses

Fall 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
COJO 105 - 03 Communication in the Workplace See Details * *

Days of Week:

See Details

Time of Day:

*

Location:

*

Course Registration Number:

44290 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Kathryn E. Dederichs

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.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
1330-1510- T - - - - -
-- - - - - - -
COJO 105 - 04 Communication in the Workplace See Details * *

Days of Week:

See Details

Time of Day:

*

Location:

*

Course Registration Number:

46940 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Kathryn E. Dederichs

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.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
BEC 1141525-1700- T - - - - -
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