Taught by seasoned strategic communicator Corinne Hoare, this hybrid (on-campus/online) class covers these essentials:
- Execute effective crisis communication strategies and tactics in a high-pressure situation
- Communicate messages to targeted audiences through traditional and social media platforms
- Prepare and deliver on-camera media training
- Analyze and apply best practices in current crisis communications cases
- $750 - Non-Credit Working professional
- $595 - Non-Credit Alumni
- $1,708 - for credit*
*AU Students are required to take this course for credit.
Submit an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Crisis Comm" in the subject line and we will follow up with instructions on how to apply. NOTE: You must have an undergraduate degree in order to be accepted.
You may take this course for credit or non-credit. Once you complete the course you may request a transcript from American University at registrar.american.edu. Credit courses are designed for students who are interested in earning college credits toward a degree or certificate. Non-credit courses are not applicable toward a degree.
After you have enrolled and completed the course, AU will not be able to switch your course from non-credit to credit.
If you plan to take the course for credit, then an unofficial transcript from your undergraduate institution is required. Please send your unofficial transcript to email@example.com after submitting your application.
Once your application has been received and accepted, the School of Communication will register you for the course, and you will receive confirmation via email.
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with contact information for your company and/or a financial guarantee letter to arrange billing.
There is a charge to park on campus Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Daily and hourly passes can be purchased for the surface lot on the East Campus, the School of International Service, and the Katzen Arts Center. You can find parking information, as well as the location of the McKinley Building, on the campus parking map.
Class will be held in a room with computers. If you prefer, you may bring your own laptop.