Minor in Human Resource Business Partner {20-21} - Crisis Communications

Course Code
COMM 376  Credits
Title Crisis Communications 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Crisis Communications is a course designed to develop an awareness and an understanding of the principles and communication processes used to respond to a crisis that threatens the image, credibility and/or viability of an organization. Topics include the typologies of a crisis, the stages of a crisis, the process of developing and administering a comprehensive crisis communications plan, the strategies and tactics of messaging and interacting with media and other key publics in a crisis setting, and an examination and critique of case histories of an organization's response to an actual crisis.