Fundamentals Of Interpersonal Communication

Complementing the foundations provided in Fundamentals of Personal Communication, this course focuses on developing students interpersonal communication skills. Students in this course will explore how to resolve conflict and deal with difficult individuals/team members by using a variety of communication techniques and approaches. This course encourages students to identify different communication approaches to group work and effectively developing a work plan amongst a team, while ensuring that their ideas are being heard and considered by the group. Students are introduced to practical strategies for reviewing the work of others and providing constructive feedback when working as part of a team. Students will have a group presentation at the end of the course, where they will be demonstrating the communication skills, strategies and techniques gained.