May 31, 2023  
Mansfield University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mansfield University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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This course covers the importance of nonverbal messages in communication. Attention is given to facial expression, body movement and posture, symbols and other forms of nonverbal expression. Students taking this course will (1) better understand the nonverbal communication they project, (2) learn how to interpret the nonverbals of others around them, (3) recognize the intercultural differences in nonverbal communication, (4) be better able to communicate nonverbally in today’s global society, and (5) be able to understand the implications of communicating without nonverbals when using specific communication channels such as email.

Prerequisites & Notes: COM 1101.

Credits: 3 cr.

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