ICS week 2 - ICS Why is communication important? Quiz...

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ICS Why is communication important? Quiz Tuesday the 16 th ... During this generation, we now have access to new means of communications, internet, TV,  radio. .. When is a fish aware of water? --- When you take it out. .. we are not aware of communication,  the amount of info we are exposed to every day.  Communication- is the process by which a message is encoded, transmitted and is decoded  (process of the transfer of a message, it’s a social activity, it’s learned, it’s fundamental to  human survival, experiment to figure out what language Adam and Eve spoke, a king did not let  baby’s get communication. .. and all the baby’s died. A feral (wild child) child became normal  after learning a language. Model simplifies the world, can understand the parts of a model train  and then understand the real thing)  Communication- involves transmission of info, but also to communicate is to transform SMCR model-  Source - Message -Channel - Receiver Sender, message, channel, receiver. .. something to communicate, what you have to say, the  physical way to deliver the message, the receiver gets it. The receiver delivers feedback to the  sender. Noise interferes the message from being delivered (semantic –the language is not the  same, mechanical- the machine is not working, battery dying, environmental- something outside  the system that make so that the message is misunderstood) gets in the way of the feedback Intrapersonal (talking to yourself, communicating with yourself), interpersonal (between people,  phone calls), group (small groups of people, no more than 7 people), organization (bigger  groups like are university e news) and mass communication (like TV.) Form of communication (yell, scream, cry) depends of context Medium of comm. – what form of communication you use to deliver message. (text (form)to  books (medium), image to magazine, sounds to radio, video to TV and all of these together are  delivered to the audience.
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``The medium is the message`` Marshall McLuhan -emphasizing form over content -was being provocative, obviously content does matter too -highlighting the transformation process involved in media communications  Example: is Google making us stupid? So. ... Different types of media have an impact on social organization Oral and written cultures are likely to be organized quite differently Will be looking more specifically at mass communication and mass media next class Why are there fewer instances of mass communication then interpersonal?
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