Book Title: Introduction to Communications
Book Description: This Open Educational Resource (OER) is intended to cover basic communication skills and theories. You will walk away from with a greater understanding of your own communication style, understand the differences between your style and other people’s styles, and be able to consider cultural differences in communication. In addition, you will gain practical communication skills and a better understanding of emotions and their role in communication. Many of the activities and review will relate back to your day-to-day life and workplace environment with the goal of making you a more competent communicator.
Communication is adapted from various published resources but mostly from a work produced and distributed under a Creative Commons licence (CC BY-NC-SA) by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution. Some chapters have remained similar to the original text, while others have been altered greatly in order to work with the Introduction to Communication Course at NorQuest College. This adaptation has reformatted the original text as needed, added content from other resources, included original writing, replaced images and figures, and added review activities to make the resulting whole more shareable. This work is made available under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA) licence.
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