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Fall 2022 Communication PS5170 section H10
CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS

Call Number 12745
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Andrew Whitehouse
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction Hybrid 20-79
Course Description This course covers the basic elements of crisis communication and the procedures for creating crisis communications plans and for reacting to crises when they occur. How best to develop various plans for different critical audiences and understand the most effective strategies for communicating your organization’s message during a crisis is explored. The course examines various types of crises that can occur with corporations and nonprofit organizations and the differences and similarities among them. How to avoid the classic and common pitfalls of crisis communication are addressed, as are ethical issues that arise during crises. Numerous case studies are discussed in class and exercises both in and outside of class are assigned so students gain experience in crisis communication situations.
Web Site Vergil
Department Strategic Communication
Enrollment 15 students (30 max) as of 5:26PM Friday, August 19, 2022
Subject Communication
Number PS5170
Section H10
Division School of Professional Studies
Open To Professional Studies
Campus Morningside
Note SCOM EXEC; OTHER SCOM W/PROG APPRVL; SEE EXEC SCHED
Section key 20223COMM5170KH10

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