Jun 23, 2024  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 
    
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 [Archived Catalog]

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COMS 5071 - Nonverbal Communication for Teachers and Trainers


Covers nonverbal behavior of teachers and trainers in the classroom. Messages communicated by the classroom environment and how the environment shapes students’ learning patterns are also covered. Small group activities to develop greater sensitivity to nonverbal communication are provided. Readings. Taught in seminar format only during summer session.

Requisites:
Credit Hours: 4
Repeat/Retake Information: May not be retaken.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 35.0 seminar
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,PR,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Define the nature of implicit messages stemming from nonverbal communication.
  • Indirectly, to improve personal and students’ use of nonverbal communication.
  • Recognize the role of teacher communciation behaviors in framing implicit messages.
  • To recognize the functions of nonverbal behaviors used during communication.
  • To recognize the scope of nonverbal behaviors used by people during communication.



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