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SPEC 1619 Intercultural Communication: Speech Community Perspectives

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SPE 18.5.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

Description and analysis of differences in speech patterns, codes, norms, and meanings as they affect intercultural communication between individuals of different cultural and ethnic backgrounds. Improvement of skills for effective communication in intercultural contacts. (Not open to students who completed Speech 4260 [60] in the Spring 1998 or Fall 1998 semester.)

Prerequisite: completion of course assigned at speech screening interview, or permission of the chairperson.


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