Paper assignments:Assignment #1Selection of a theory
The theory can be ANY communication theory that interests you – not necessarily a theory we covered in class, and not necessarily a theory covered in your book.
If you do go outside of class/book, you may want to check with me to be sure it “counts.”
What toincluded in this section:
What theory you selected
Why did you select this theory
In what situations can this theory be applied/used
Research the background of the theory
Find the original source for the theory
You must include the original author and appropriate reference material
What to include in this section:
An overview/description/definition of the theory
Which scholar(s)/theorist(s) established the theory?
How did the scholar(s)/theorist(s) first define the theory at its establishment?
NOTE: if you do not cite the original source or incorrectly attribute the theory, you will receive a zero (0) for this assignment
Make sure you cite correctly, I did it wrong. ☹