COM 200 Week 1 Assignment
COM 200 Interpersonal Communication
- Referring to Bevan and Sole in Chapter 1 (see section 1.4 specifically), explain two basic principles of competent/effective interpersonal communication. These include taking responsibility for your behavior, sharing meaning, acknowledging your view is only one, respecting others and yourself, and practicing being a competent communicator.
- Describe an instance of miscommunication that illustrates one or more of these principles. If absolutely necessary, you can use a hypothetical exchange. Be sure to give precise details so it is clear what went wrong.
- Identify one or more barrier that caused this miscommunication. To give you some examples, it can be things like culture, ideas of the self, or various types of noise that disrupted the receipt of the message.
- Explain how the barrier(s) interrupted the process of successful communication and how these barriers can be overcome
Must be two double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA style.?
Must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph. Your introduction paragraph needs to end with a clear thesis statement that indicates the purpose of your paper. COM 200 Week 1 Assignment
Must use the textbook chapters 1 and 2 as a source