•Communication and Culture 传播与文化 •Communication Technology and Society 传播技术与社会 •Global Communication 全球通信 •Media Organization 媒介组织 •Social Interaction 社会干预 •Political Communication 政治传播 •Rhetoric and Critical/Cultural Studies 修辞与批判/文化研究
The M.A. and the M.A. portion of the M.A./Ph.D. program硕士项目及硕博连读中的硕士部分
※Thesis required (the article-length research paper of publishable quality or the traditional thesis)
※Completion of a minimum of 45 credits, including:
•2-course core during the first year of study (COM 500, 501) •1 additional methods course beyond COM 501 •Up to 5 credits of COM 594 (Comm Professional Proseminar) in five different topics may count toward total, although COM 594 credits are NOT required for Master’s students. •Up to 3 credits of COM 596 (Comm Pedagogy) may count toward total. These credits are required for students with assistantships and optional for all others. •Completion of the thesis (minimum 10 credits in COM 700) and oral defense. •At least 25 credits (not including COM 700) must be 500- or 600-level. The core courses count toward this requirement.
※ 2 years (six quarters, not counting summer), a six-year time limit to completion of the M.A. degree
※Completion of a minimum of 45 post-master credits, including the following:
•2-course core during the first year of study (COM 500, 501). •3 credits of COM 594 professional development proseminars in three different topics, to be taken before the general exams (up to 5 credits in five different topics may be taken). •2 additional methods courses beyond COM 501 •5 credits of COM 591 or COM 592 •3 credits of COM 596 (Comm Pedagogy) may count toward total. These credits are required for students with assistantships and optional for all others.
At least 25 of these credits (not including COM 600 or COM 800) must be 500-level or above.
※Completion of the General Examination. Com 600 (General Exam Preparation) credits do not count toward the 45 required post-master credits (unless you are a UW Com MA).
※Completion of the dissertation (a minimum of 27 credits in COM 800 over at least 3 quarters) and Final Examination. These 27 credits do not count toward the 45 required post-master credits (or 30 required post-master credits for UW Com MAs).
※a consecutive M.A. and Ph.D. in a total of five years, the Ph.D. in four years, a 10-year time limit for students completing both the M.A. and Ph.D
The Communication Leadership program (for professional) 专业硕士
沟通领导力项目设置两个学位the Master of Communication in Digital Media (MCDM) 和Master of Communication in Communities and Networks (MCCN)，分别侧重数字媒体和创造性参与。该项目指导已经在该领域的专业人士通过网络策略设计进行角色转换，专注引人入胜的讲述和具有洞察力的分析。专业人士搭建必要的传播学知识，策略，管理技巧，信息，系统，人和变化。企业领导和传播系教员将对该项目进行指导和教授。两个学位都会遵守华盛顿大学研究生院严格的学术标准。学生将在高度协作的环境中，学习传播系理论与实践想结合的课程。
•COM 546: Communication Through Digital Media and Networks (5 credits) •COM 536: Leadership Through Story and Communities (5 credits) •Law and/or Ethics (5 credits) •Research Methods (5 credits)
Students have multiple choices to meet the Law & Ethics and Research Methods requirements. Classes meeting these requirements are indicated as such on the Comm Lead website list of courses.
25 Credits for 5 elective courses in chosen degree emphasis
•5 credits may be taken outside of emphasis •5 credits may be taken outside of Communication Leadership program
•build collaborative skills necessary to lead change within organizations, communities, and networks; •recognize and navigate cultural differences at play in and across communities; and •design effective and engaging communication strategies.
•Bachelor degree，独立博士需有Master degree
•GPA: 最低3.0（近两年的课程）。硕士项目Average Undergrad GPA:3.8，博士项目 Average Undergrad GPA:3.8，Average Masters GPA:3.65
•GRE: 5年内成绩。GRE reporting code：4854
硕士项目Average GRE Scores: Verbal 164/680，Quantitative 148/600， Analytical 5；博士项目 Average GRE Scores: Verbal 159，Quantitative 157， Analytical 4
•TOEFL: 托福92或雅思7.0，若未达到要求，可以在第一个学期参加学校的UW Academic English Program (AEP)项目。TOEFL reporting code：4854。雅思需寄到学校：
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