bscom336 | undergraduate
Communication Theories And Practice
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Communication Theories and The Self
- Assess the value of communication theory and research.
- Analyze intrapersonal communication theories pertaining to self.
- Summarize how intrapersonal communication theories explain the means people use to work towards gaining clarity and comprehension.
Interpersonal Communication Theories
- Critique interpersonal communication theories.
- Assess assumptions of interpersonal theories pertaining to relationship development.
- Apply components of interpersonal theories in order to explain how each theory conceptualizes and explains relational life.
Communication Theories Regarding the Public and Media
- Summarize communication theories pertaining to the public in order to assess audience analysis, speech effectiveness, speaker integrity, credibility, and character.
- Evaluate media-related communication theories to explain dominance, patriarchy, personal needs and values, and the ethics associated with media reporting.
Communication Theories for Groups, Teams, and Organizations
- Critique communication theories pertaining to groups, teams, and organizations.
- Analyze how group, team, and organization communication theories explain decision making, social influence, rules, corporate climate, and employee satisfaction.
Communication Theories for Diversity and Intercultural Communication
- Analyze culture and diversity communication theories to explore dominance, control, oppression, cultural identify, conflict, and politeness.
- Explain the role that society plays in communication between and among cultural groups by examining elements of intercultural communication.
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