2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPCH 2333 - Discussion and Small Group Communication

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours - Lecture: 3
Designed to promote a better understanding of how communication is used in the small group. More specifically, it will focus on both the theoretical principles and practical application of skills appropriate to effective small group interaction. Such a focus will entail active participation in groups, both in and out of class. CIP Code: (2313045612)
Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Analyze and evaluate a group member’s performance in group discussion. 2 - Describe and demonstrate basic techniques of effective group interaction. 3 - Explain and analyze social influence (power) in groups. 4 - Explain and demonstrate the requirements of effective group process/group decision-making. 5 - Explain how communication functions in group process/group decision-making. 6 - Explain the nature and functions of groups.