Psychology 4H Single: Interaction And Communication

University of Glasgow

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Psychology 4H Single: Interaction And Communication

  • Host University

    University of Glasgow

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Behavioral Science, Psychology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Scotcat Credits

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2.5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    1
  • Overview

    Short Description

    The course will explore recent research on linguistic communication and interaction and will consider both one-way communication and two-way communication.

    Assessment

    Examination 100%
    Main Assessment In: April/May

    Course Aims

    The course will explore recent research on linguistic communication and interaction. It will consider both one-way communication and two-way communication. It will also explore non-linguistic forms of communication, such as graphical communication and communication with manual gestures. The course will provide a thorough foundation enabling the student to understand specific processes of human communication.

    Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

    By the end of this programme students will be able to:
    To understand the difference between one-way and two-way communication processes.
    To appreciate the role of joint action in two-way communication processes.
    To understand how joint action affects language processing.
    To understand the relation between communication and group decision-making.
    To understand the relationship between different forms of communication.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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