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Course Description



Basic Principles of Speech Communication

Course: COM-1010
Course Credits: 3
Prerequisites: # 1 courses; From rule DA.ENG09; # 1 courses; From rule DA.RDG08


Students learn theories of listening, intrapersonal, interpersonal, intercultural, verbal, and nonverbal communication. Major units include informative and persuasive presentations and group discussion. College-level writing skills are recommended.

Last Update: May 9, 2012