Evaluating Information

University of Michigan - Comm 211 is the quantitative reasoning course in the Communication Studies curriculum. This course teaches the fundamental thinking skills necessary for the critical evaluation of scientific arguments.  The course introduces logic and quantitative reasoning concepts and asks students to apply these concepts critically.  Topics include: research…

Social Media and Politics

University of Michigan - Today social media have become an integral part of the political process.  Candidates tweet to constituents and political revolutions are organized on Facebook.  But what kind of a change does social media represent?  Or is it a change at all? Social media might just be the…