National University




COM130 Intro. to Intercultural Comm.

Course Description

Introduction to the ways culture shapes communication. Focus on exploring the way different aspects of culture contribute to the way we create, send and receive messages.

Learning Outcomes

  • Define how culture shapes communication.
  • Provide examples of different communication styles among various cultures.
  • Examine cultural perspectives to improve communication.
  • Explain how communication differs between a "culture" and a "sub (or 'co') culture".