Interpersonal Communication

COMM 130
Description: Students will study the basic concepts and theories of communication, and learn to apply this knowledge to improve their relationships with others through everyday communication. Specifically, students will learn how to interpret people's verbal and nonverbal behavior more accurately, and to be more aware of how others interpret communicative behavior. They will learn how to listen actively with empathy, and how to interact effectively and appropriately with others from different social and cultural backgrounds. Students will also explore how to use communication as a tool to develop their relationships and self-concepts, and how to manage conflict using specific communicative strategies.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
COMM 130-40 Online Online 08/25/14 - 10/10/14 Morrison 2 Register
COMM 130-45 Online Online 10/20/14 - 12/12/14 Morrison 9 Register
Spring
COMM 130-40 Online Online 01/12/15 - 02/27/15 Morrison 4 Register
COMM 130-45 Online Online 03/16/15 - 05/01/15 Morrison 4 Register