Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog ARCHIVED PUBLICATION

COM - 140 Intro to Intercultural Comm

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3

Prerequisites: Take One Set: Set 1: ENG-090 and RED-090 Set 2: ENG-095 Set 3: DRE 098  Set 4: DRE 099 

This course introduces techniques of cultural research, definitions, functions, characteristics, and impacts of cultural differences in public address. Emphasis is placed on how diverse backgrounds influence the communication act and how cultural perceptions and experiences determine how one sends and receives messages. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles and skills needed to become effective in communicating outside one’s primary culture.

This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA & ICAA as a general education course in Humanities/Fine Arts (Substitute).