This guide will assist you in developing your research topic and subsequent paper for COMM 1950: Communication Capstone or for other projects in communication studies. It will also provide you with links to helpful sites and people.
According to the Pitt-Greensburg program sheet for communication, this discipline "investigates a broad range of topics and incorporates knowledge acquired from other fields...including psychology, sociology, anthropology and linguistics."
These sample worksheets will help you refine your research topic and understand how to evaluate a scholarly journal article.
Here are tips and guidelines for evaluating sources.