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
86637 COMM 103 04 05:30PM-09:00PM MW 432 Manning,Bigkat 7 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
89889 COMM 103 86 05:30PM-07:20PM MTWTH 5207 Staff 7 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 7/31/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
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; C-ID COMM 130]
COMM 174 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86648 COMM 174 04 05:00PM-08:50PM TTH 432 Rapp,Michael 7 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
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
86650 COMM 185 01 05:00PM-08:50PM TTH 751 Sisson,Mark 7 24*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 6/9/2014 Ends: 7/24/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 4
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