Welcome to Capstone! You're very close to becoming a Communication Studies Rock Star. Follow along with the weekly assignments and you'll get there in no time!

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Week 01

Week 01 Questions

Week 02

Week 02 Questions

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Week 03

Week 03 Questions

Week 04

Week 04 Questions

Week 05

Week 05 Question/Method

The question

The Method

Week 06

Week 06 Ontology/Epistemology

Can you answer your overall capstone question with the knowledge you will acquire through your methodology?

Week 07

Week 07 Presenting Findings

Week 08

Week 08 Creating a Narrative

Week 09

More about titles ...

Week 09 Titles

Week 10

Week 10 Final Presentations


Upon successful completion of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Identify key questions in the field of Communication Studies
  • Read, understand, and synthesize Communication Studies scholarship like a pro
  • Critically assess the validity and accuracy of claims found in scholarship and popular culture
  • Undertake advanced studies of your own that focus on Media and Cultural Studies and/or Interpersonal Communication
  • Present your findings clearly and concisely both in-person and online
  • Celebrate your Comm Studies Rock-Star Status


There are no course texts assigned here because you'll be doing your own individual research. But I recommend the following books if you would like to go above and beyond: