Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL204 - Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communicat

This course is an introduction to the basic principles of interpersonal communication. Theoretical perspectives are presented and integrated with practical applications. The focus is on developing skills that contribute to effective interpersonal communication. Topic areas include relational development, self-awareness, interpersonal perception, language, listening, assertiveness, social roles, and conflict management. Emphasis is placed on class participation. Prerequisites: ENGL 100; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.