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Winter/Spring 2015
Oct 21, 2016
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SPH 3162A - Intercultural Communication
In an increasingly global society, the ability to communicate with people of other cultures is essential. In this class students will study and apply principles of intercultural communication, including the role of disclosure, nonverbal communication, language, context, cultural identity, and perception. Students will also understand obstacles to effective intercultural communication, including bias, uncertainty avoidance and differing coding practices. Throughout the course, students will study particular cultures and subcultures in order to appreciate their unique styles of communication. Prerequisites: SPH 1004C or junior or senior standing, or permission of the instructor.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Arts & Humanities Division
Speech and Media Studies Department

Course Attributes:
Liberal Arts

Undergraduate level SPH 1004A Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level SPH 004A Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level SPH 1004C Minimum Grade of D-

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