SSC-120 : Interpersonal/Relational Seminar

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Social Change
Subject:
Social Change
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
The course examines how persons use interpersonal communication to create and maintain relationships and/or cause them to deteriorate. Some issues include: the creation and negotiation of meaning; role of communication in the development and maintenance of self-identity; nature and impact of verbal and nonverbal messages; and interpersonal perception processes and errors. It considers social diversity and the impact of cultural differences on communication and relationships. 3 credits FULFILLS SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES LAI REQUIREMENT.