2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPCH 1318 - Interpersonal Communication

3 Credits (3 hrs. lec.) Application of communication theory to interpersonal relationship development, maintenance, and termination in relationship contexts including friendships, romantic partners, families, and relationships with co-workers and supervisors. (2313045412) Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing
Course Outcomes
1 - Exhibit understanding of interpersonal theories and principles.
2 - Demonstrate ability to analyze and critique verbal and nonverbal interactions in mediated and face-to-face contexts.
3 - Identify perceptual processes as they relate to self and others.
4 - Demonstrate critical thinking ability by effectively researching, evaluating, and applying communication theories in oral and written assignments.
5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relevance of cross-cultural, co-cultural, gender, and age influences on human communication.
6 - Demonstrate ability to identify, evaluate, and apply conflict styles and conflict management techniques in dyads and/or groups.
7 - Identify types of and barriers to effective listening.
8 - Demonstrate understanding of visual communication as it pertains to communication competence.