This course introduces students to the study of communication and culture. Students examine their own cultural identity and how it influences communication with others. Theories and concepts related to communication and culture are discussed including values, beliefs, norms, linguistic and nonverbal differences between cultures, cultural bias, ethnocentrism, globalization, and cultural adjustment. Moreover, major theories of intercultural communication will be discussed to help students build communication skills to improve intercultural communication, manage conflicts successfully and build intercultural relationships.

Recommended Prereq: COM100; ENG101.

IAI: MC 904

Fall 2018
Credit
3.0
| Prereq or Coreq required
Sessions
Ticket # CRN Days Times Location Instructor Status
191COM150.920
TBA
Course Location

Online

Online instruction is delivered 100 percent via the Internet through use of the college's learning management system. Any proctored testing requirements are indicated.

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