Union University

Department of Communication Arts

Department of Communication Arts

Mission Statement: Students majoring in communication arts will, in their area of concentration, understand the theories, principles, and history of communicating arts, demonstrate competency in written, oral and visual communication skills and demonstrate knowledge of the impact on society. READ MORE

The Communication Arts Department offers a wide range of courses designed to meet the complex and significant communication skill requirements of students.

The Department is affiliated with several programs that enhance student learning. Majors have participated in the Los Angeles Film Studies Center, American Studies Program, and the Summer Institute of Journalism and have attended Broadcasting, Student Publications, Public Relations and Grass Roots Politics Schools sponsored by the Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C. Faculty encourage participation in state and regional conferences; most students complete internships in their majors. Theatre students audition at the Tennessee Theatre Arts Conference and the Southeastern Theatre Conference.

Faculty

Instructional Staff

Programs of Study

Please see the Academic Catalogue descriptions for more details and a listing of minors.

Student Organizations

The Communication Arts Department sponsors several student organizations designed to promote achievement within the field of communication arts. Majors and minors are extremely encouraged to become involved in organizations of his or her choice.

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10/1/14 - Estragon, portrayed by Nick Fleming, and Vladimir, portrayed by Matthew Wallace, believe that Godot is finally coming to meet them in a scene from
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Estragon, portrayed by Nick Fleming, and Vladimir, portrayed by Matthew Wallace, believe that Godot is finally coming to meet them in a scene from "Waiting for Godot." - Emily Stookey

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10/1/14 - Matthew Wallace performs the role of Vladimir and speaks with Zach Lancaster, who is a worker for Godot, in the Union University Players' performance of
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Matthew Wallace performs the role of Vladimir and speaks with Zach Lancaster, who is a worker for Godot, in the Union University Players' performance of "Waiting for Godot." - Emily Stookey

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10/1/14 - Estragon, played by Nick Fleming, and Vladimir, portrayed by Matthew Wallace, help Lucky, played by Samuel Edgren, stay on his feet with the unwanted assistance of Pozzo, portrayed by Christian Al-Hagal, in a scene from
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Estragon, played by Nick Fleming, and Vladimir, portrayed by Matthew Wallace, help Lucky, played by Samuel Edgren, stay on his feet with the unwanted assistance of Pozzo, portrayed by Christian Al-Hagal, in a scene from "Waiting for Godot." - Emily Stookey

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10/1/14 - Pozzo, played by Christian Al-Hagal is the master of Lucky, portrayed by Samuel Edgren, in
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Pozzo, played by Christian Al-Hagal is the master of Lucky, portrayed by Samuel Edgren, in "Waiting for Godot." - Emily Stookey

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Contact Information
Course Schedules
Undergraduate Catalogues (.pdf)
Undergraduate Areas of Study
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Communication Studies
  • Digital Media Communications
  • Digital Media Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Journalism
  • Photojournalism
  • Public Relations
  • Speech
  • Theatre
  • Theatre and Speech*

  • * Teacher Licensure Available
  • # This major is available also with Discipline-Specific Honors

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