2013-2014 Catalog

COM 120 Intro Intropersonal Com


This course introduces the practices and principles of interpersonal communication in both dyadic and group settings. Emphasis is placed on the communication process, perception, listening, self-disclosure, speech apprehension, ethics, nonverbal communication, conflict, power, and dysfunctional communication relationships. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate interpersonal communication skills, apply basic principles of group discussion, and manage conflict in interpersonal communication situations. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement and the Independent Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in humanities/ fine arts (substitute). This course has been approved to satisfy the SACS oral communication competence requirement for AA and AS degree programs.


ENG 090 and RED 090 or DRE 097 or appropriate placement test scores