Unit 7: Intrapersonal and Interpersonal Communication
This unit will ask you to examine your self-concept – how you communicate with yourself. You will also examine how you communicate with others – your interpersonal communication habits – and learn how those characteristics can be explained by social penetration theory and predicted by rituals associated with human interaction and conversation. Effective communication can improve how individuals handle disagreements and misunderstandings.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 3 hours.
7.1: Intrapersonal Communication
7.2: Self-Concept and Dimensions of Self
7.3: Interpersonal Needs & Social Penetration Theory
7.4: Rituals of Conversation and Interviews
7.5: Conflict in the Workplace
Unit 7 Assessment