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COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication

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Course Description

Study and practice of the communication involved in building and maintaining interpersonal relationships, and its theoretical significance in family, social, and workplace settings. Topics include self-concept, perception, emotions, verbal and nonverbal communication, listening, conflict management, and the influence of such factors as sex, gender, and culture on these aspects and the formation and maintenance of one's identity. Students are expected to demonstrate and apply the skills through individual and group presentations.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
  • Total Student Learning hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9A1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area A1), UC (IGETC Area 1C)
C-ID: COMM 130