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Exercise 2, Introduction to Communication, Fall 2016
Get on an elevator. See how people position themselves, and how they use eye
Monday - September 12, 2016
Science and Ways of Knowing
Required Reading: Babbie, Chapter 1
How do we learn about the world?
This is what we do when we research, we wanna know what hap
Epistemology: how we discover and define what is truth
What do we k
Politics in Research and Numbers
Before accepting research and/or numbers as truth, we must consider the context.
What kinds of research gets done is affected by:
Funding and funding priorities
Often mired in politics
Conflicts of interest a key conc
3. Choose Method
7. Analysis and Application
A few observations
Much of the research process happens before collecting any data
The choices made at each step in
Reviewing From Wednesday
Units of analysis: What we actually examine in our research studies
Individuals vs. groups vs. social interaction vs. social artifacts
Time in research designs:
Definitions of Communication
-How can we define the term communication?
Communication refers to the discipline, the discipline of communication where we study how
people and individuals communicate.
Is there a universal/widely accepted definition?
Karla La Fontaine
October 27, 2015
Coach Carter is a movie about the story of former star basketball player Kent Carter returning to
his alma mater Richmond High School to coach the schools basketball te
Why Study Communication?
Concern since antiquity
Thus, we seek to understand it, in part through the use of theory
You know it when you see it, but
process by which people i
The process of breaking a text down into its constituent parts for purposes of analysis
Three Act Structure
1. The first act introduces the audience to the world of the story and its principal characters, sets
up the main conflict aro
Shot - In shooting, one uninterrupted run of the camera to expose a series of frames (also called
take). In the film one uninterrupted image with a single static or mobile framing
Three Dramatic Unities - action, time and space
Scene - a single continuous
Montage - Montage sequence - the expansion of time and/or
space through editing
Hollywood Montage - a compression of time and/or space
through editing that synopsizes a large, temporal or spatial
Soviet Montage - soviet montage - ed
Relationship breadth- the amount of topics you can talk about with that person
Relationship depth- how deep that conversation can be
A type conflict - stands for affective or relationship
Occurs when relationship & trust are weak
Sidetracks team from is
-What is the definition and components of non-verbal communication?
-What is the importance of the non-verbal code in the way(s) we process information?
-What are the effects of non-verbal communication in the way(s) through which
Defining Communication - 9/3/15
Information passed from one place to another
Procedures by which one mind affects another
Transmission of information, ideas, emotions & skills via symbols
Transmission of message from a source to a receiver with consci
-How can we define the term culture? Is there a difference when defining this term from a
Communication Centered Definition - Uses symbols to form a common identity for a specific
COMM. 101 FINAL REVIEW CHECK LIST/GAME PLAN
PLAN FOR WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19TH:
STUDY ALONE AT 3PM
STUDY WITH GROUP AT 5PM
PART ONE (INFO FROM EXAM ONE)
PART TWO (INFO FROM EXAM TWO)
Comm Final Review Questions and Answers
* FIVE QUESTIONS STILL NEED TO BE ANSWERED *
Explain the looking-glass self:
Theory by Adam Smith and Charles Horton Cooley
-self reflexive behavior
-imagine how we appear to others
COMM 101 FINAL REVIEW
1. The self/individual
Self - reference: all communication is autobiographical
Self - reflexivity: reflecting on our experiences/interactions
Do socially constructed through communication
Comm. 101 FINAL REVIEW SESSION - HELL YEAAAA
LAST FINAL - KNOW THIS SHIT
Cognitive complexity - how your able to make unique thoughts
Loquacious - how talkative are you
Content level- WHAT they talk about
Relational level - HOW they talk
1 way model - lin
October 8, 2009
Message Reception and Perception
What is the eye of the storm about?
Feelings of prejudice
Students learning and experiencing the feelings of discrimination
Visual aspects of people defining their intelligence
o Arbitrary co
Introduction to Communication and Information Processes
Weight: 200 XP
Due: Friday March 13th at 11:50pm EST.
Early Submission Deadline +15XP: Friday March 6th at 11:50pm EST.
Late Submission Deadline -15XP pe
Instructor: Nick Linardopoulos
Option 1: Application of the Basic Communication Model (Aishas Paper)
As easy as communication may seem, it is a complex process. There are many different
elements that come into play whe
The Insider Reflection
The Insider portrays a catch-22 situation in which a former employee of a major tobacco
company, Jeffrey Wigand, has to make the decision whether to provide the general public with
the knowledge of tobacco addiction or to conform to
CURRENT DIRECTIONS IN PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE
Social Comparison: Why, With Whom,
and With What Effect?
Jerry Suls,1 Ren Martin, and Ladd Wheeler
Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa (J.S., R.M.), and
Macquarie University, Sydney
Exam 1 Study Guide
In-class exam-Monday February 16th starting at 5.00pm EST.
This is an individual exam (you need complete it on your own-no collaboration of any
kind is allowed).
The exam consists of 25 multiple-choice/tr
Exam 2 Study Guide
Exam 2 will be held in-class on Wednesday April 1st at 5pm EST.
The exam consists of 25+1 multiple-choice/true-false questions.
The exam covers materials (lectures, readings, discussions and videos) from
Up in the Air
The movie Up in the Air is an illustration of several aspects of corporate communication ethics.
The movie also depicts the themes of relationships and the effects of communication technology.
As you watch through the movie consid
189:101:03, Spring 2015
Exam 3 Study/Strategy Guide
Exam 3 will be held in class on Monday April 27th starting promptly at 5.00pm EST.
You MUST be in-class in order to complete the exam AND you MUST have a
working iclicker remote, p