COM 113 Communication and Health (3 credits)
This course offers students the opportunity to learn and practice the unique communication skills needed in the health professions. Communication among professionals, between professional and patient, professional and client, professional and nonprofessional caregiver will be examined. Best practice in intrapersonal, interpersonal, group communication in the healthcare context will be discussed. How to effectively communicate in conflict situations, ethical considerations, and intercultural and multicultural communication are other topics included in this class.