May 26 2015 Essay

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COM 3893 / MGT 3123: Organizational Communication
Department of Communication
University of Texas at San Antonio

WELCOME TO THE COURSE!
Jamie McDonald, Ph.D. james.mcdonald@utsa.edu Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Organizational Communication: Textbook
Wordle

Organizational Communication:
“Discovering the Water”


Topics of concern for organizational communication students and scholars










Work and occupations
Power and control
Leadership
Conflict
Culture
Identity
Decision-making
Branding
Corporate social responsibility

Organizational Communication:
“Discovering the Water”


Organizational Communication


“The process of creating and negotiating collective, coordinated systems of meaning through symbolic practices oriented toward the achievement of organizational goals.”
(Mumby, 2013, p. 15)

Organizational Communication in the News


“In bullying case, questions on N.F.L. culture” http://orgcominthenews.com/2013/11/06/in-bullying-case-questions-on-n-f-l-culture
/

Organizational Communication in the News


“Hydro One employee fired after yelling
FHRITP at CityNews reporter Shauna
Hunt”

http://orgcominthenews.com/2015/05/12/hydro-one-employee-fired-after-yelling-fhr itp-at-citynews-reporter-shauna-hunt /

Organizational Communication in the News


“Why the Office is the Worst Place for
Work”

http://orgcominthenews.com/2014/02/16/why-the-office-is-the-worst-place-for-work
/

Organizational Communication in the News


“The Unsung Beauty of Bureaucracy”

http://orgcominthenews.com/2014/02/19/the-unsung-beauty-of-bureaucracy/

Course Assignments and Grades










Clicker Points and Classroom Citizenship
(15%)
Position Paper (15%)
Organizational Autobiography (20%)
Midterm (25%)
11th
Final Exam (25%)

- Thursday, June
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