Course Title : Communication Elements
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
COM 204-1 A 4 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language Albanian
Course Level
Description During this course , students will have the opportunity to learn and to apply in theiyre daily life the princips of inter-personal communication. The way of expressing is based on psychological , social , cultural and linguistic factors, which they communicate with. This course is also going to focus on the perceptation among people, inter-personal dynamic, listening and verbal or visual symbols.
Objectives This course intends giving to the student a wider understanding in their daily communicatiom. They will be able to perfectionate their personal ot inter-personal communicating skills .
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1 Introduction to communication elements
2 A general communication model
3 History and context of Communication
4Language and communication
5Verbal communication
6 Nonverbal communication
7"I" do not communicate or communication within a group
8Midterm Exam
9 From the mathematical model to the anthropology of communication
10Communication culturalism
11 Sociology of communication professions
12From the professions to the logic of production
13 Communication, the place to analyze cultures
14 Mediator as an instance
15 Communication pluralization and new media sociology
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1The student get acquainted with the most important communication principals
2Gain concepts to interpret communication methods and possesses basic communication principles
3The student acquires comprehensive knowledge on methods and communication theories and also on the basic communicative concepts of marking.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms125
Quizzes115
Projects120
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade60
Contribution of final examination to overall grade40
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14228
Assignments 100
Midterms 12020
Final examination 12929
Other 000
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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