Department of Defense Joint Course in Communication is a combined
program under the auspices of the Director, American Forces
Information Service, Office of the Assistant Secretary of
Defense for Public Affairs.
The Department of Defense,
in conjunction with the Department of Communication at
the University of Oklahoma, provides a two-month course in
communication for the
military's public affairs professionals. The class provides
a crash-course in all areas of communication studies. At the
conclusion, students work in groups on a final project, applying
the theories they have studied to resolve an actual military
public affairs problem.