Research on the Basic Course
Interpersonal communication has become a significant area of instruction and research. This national survey clarifies the status of the introductory and advanced courses a U.S. colleges and universities by examining materials employed, and course texts and contents. Results are presented for each course and are compared to an earlier study of interpersonal communication courses by Berryman and Weaver (1970).
Troester, Rod and McGukin, Drew
"The Status of the Introductory and Advanced Interpersonal Communication Courses at U.S. Colleges and Universities: A National Survey,"
Basic Communication Course Annual: Vol. 5
, Article 13.
Available at: http://ecommons.udayton.edu/bcca/vol5/iss1/13