Time: 7 hours
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Group communication is essential in any organization and is a critical part of high performing teams. In this unit, we will learn about various aspects of group communication and how it impacts a group's ability to function at a high level.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 5 hours.
Group communication is not always easy to initiate and maintain. In this unit, we will learn about some of the challenges to effective group communication and how to navigate these obstacles.Completing this unit should take you approximately 30 minutes.
Conflict – sometimes represented in differences of opinions – is a natural part of group communication. In this unit, we will learn how to identify and manage conflict to keep group communication flowing at an optimal level.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 30 minutes.
In this unit, we will see group communication in action as we watch a small group work to communicate with each demonstrating some of the challenges. Here is where we can apply the various communication concepts covered in the course to more of a "real world" setting.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 1 hour.
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