Crisis Communication

CMN 6050 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Examines crisis communication from the perspective of practitioners as well as academics. Both groups have examined accommodation as well as avoidance strategies for crisis communication. Crises are a fact of life in organizations. Natural disasters, sexual harassment charges, psychopathic acts, and product callbacks are a few situations that require intelligent communication to internal and external stakeholders. Includes analysis of several crisis-communication studies, including recommendations for “what I would have done instead.” Reviews the elements of an effective crisis communication plan and development of communication tactics for a range of stakeholder audiences.

Prerequisites

Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.

 

Course Sections

Section 02
CRN 80142
Session Spring 2017 CPS Quarter - First Half
Class Meeting Dates 04/10/2017 to 05/20/2017
Instructor E.Edward Klotzbier
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Section 06
CRN 80456
Session Spring 2017 CPS Quarter - Second Half
Class Meeting Dates 05/22/2017 to 07/01/2017
Instructor Betsey Hardman
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Section 07
CRN 80665
Session Spring 2017 CPS Quarter - First Half
Class Meeting Dates 04/10/2017 to 05/20/2017
Instructor Anne Mattina
Schedule Thursday, 5:50 pm - 8:00 pm
Campus Boston Main Campus
Course Format Blended
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Spring Graduate
    Apr 10, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    May 22, 2017 (6-week classes)

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