COSK2235-A Honors Intercultural Communic    (Fall 2012)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/27/2012 - 12/15/2012)

Days: M W F

Time: 09:45 - 10:35 am

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Benjamin Rush Center 104

Seats Available: 3 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course reintroduces the integrated nature of the communications skills program and underscores the importance of communications for a successful life and career. While introducing small group process, CO221 extends the study and practice of communications skills into multicultural and global contexts. Focusing on the complexity and diversity of group activity in the contemporary workplace, this course provides an understanding of and strategies for coping with groups comprised of persons having different ethnic gender, racial, religious, organizational, and professional backgrounds and perspectives. Attention is given to multi cultural and ethical awareness, leadership styles, small group processes, and problem-solving methods. Besides demonstrating their command of the communications skills developed in the previous communications courses, students are expected to use appropriate support technologies in course projects and presentations.

Prerequisite: COSK1221 or COSK1225

About The Instructor

Mary Catherine Kiliany, M.S.
Lecturer, Communication Skills
 English Department
Coordinator for Communications Skills Placement and Assessment
 English Department

kiliany@rmu.edu
412-397-5405 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 303

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