Communication

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COMM 103 ORAL COMMUNICATION 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers concepts of communication, with emphasis on public speaking; methods of researching and outlining speeches; group discussion techniques; theories of interpersonal, nonverbal, and listening techniques; and issues of language use and perception. [D; CSU; UC]
COMM 103 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79835 COMM 103 60 04:30PM-05:45PM MW 434 Rostami-Brojerdi,Samara 18 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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85632 COMM 103 62 05:30PM-09:00PM MW 471 Bucholtz,Jeffrey 8 12*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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79836 COMM 103 64 06:00PM-08:50PM M 434 Hastings,Rachel 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79837 COMM 103 68 06:00PM-09:05PM TTH 435 Rostami-Brojerdi,Samara 8 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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79839 COMM 103 76 06:00PM-09:05PM TTH 7213 Marzoni,Justine 8 10*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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79840 COMM 103 77 06:00PM-09:30PM MW 7215 Manning,Bigkat 8 11*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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79843 COMM 103 86 06:00PM-09:20PM MW 5204 Maag,Eric 8 4*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 10/12/2013
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82138 COMM 103 87 05:30PM-08:20PM T 5207 Maag,Eric 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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COMM 104 PUBLIC SPEAKING 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers communicative skills and prepares students for careers in teaching, business, law, and sales through experience in researching, organizing, and delivering public speeches. [D; CSU; UC]
COMM 104 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79845 COMM 104 60 06:00PM-09:20PM TTH 435 Taylor,Sharon 8 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/21/2013 Ends: 12/12/2013
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COMM 174 INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Focuses on interpersonal communication theories, principles, and on public speaking. Emphasis on self-concept, perception, communication climates, verbal and nonverbal communication, listening, feedback and disclosure skills, conflict styles, resolution strategies, ethics, and mediated communication. Special focus on communication in family, friendship, romantic, workplace, and intercultural relationships. [D; CSU; UC]
COMM 174 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79860 COMM 174 60 06:00PM-09:10PM M 432 Rapp,Michael 18 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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79861 COMM 174 61 06:00PM-08:50PM T 433 Nathan,Carolyn 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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COMM 185 CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION 3 Units Introduction to the appreciation of film as a medium of expression and communication. Selected domestic and foreign films (screen, video, television) will be viewed and analyzed for methods, techniques, and objectives creating the films' messages to increase cinematic literacy and understanding of this uniquely powerful, communication medium. (Same as TELE 114.) [D; CSU; UC]
COMM 185 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79868 COMM 185 62 06:00PM-08:50PM T 751 Maxwell,Peter 18 28*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM

Total Courses: 4 Total Sections: 12
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