Introduction to Communication

Speech (SPCH)



Introduction to Communication helps the student become a more efficient communicator in interpersonal and presentation situations. Through reading and participating in practical class exercises, students will explore the basic elements of interpersonal communication including critical thinking, self-concept, perception, listening, verbal and nonverbal expression, relationships and conflict management. In addition, students will learn to present speeches with emphasis on developing skills in basic research, organization, audience analysis, delivery, and listening. Students will examine and articulate their research findings and personal views while respecting the work and values of others. MNTC goal area:(1)Communication. Credits: 3(3 lecture/0 lab)