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background image Intro to Communication (Comm 201)  Study Guide  Chapter 1-3  Three Communication models:    Linear  o  One-way 
o  One person is the sender and one person is the receiver of the message 
  Transactional  o  Each person is both a sender and a receiver 
o  Both creating messages that generate meaning 
  Synergetic  o  2 people sending and receiving messages to generate meaning with the help of  societal forces  1 st  step of critical thinking: identify the action (Page 4)   Encoding- taking ideas and turning them into messages  Decoding- Receiving and interpreting a message  Communication is: 55% nonverbal, 38% tone of voice, 7% words  7 Components of Communication:  1.  Message Creation  a.  Encoding 
b.  Decoding 
c.  Symbolic 
2.  Meaning creation  a.  Content and relationship  3.  Setting 
4.  Participants 
5.  Channels 
6.  Noise 
7.  Feedback 
Dyad-   Interpretive  Approach-  describe  individual  human  communication  is  specific  situations  form 
perspective of communicator 
Critical Approach- how societal forces interact with individual forces—ultimate goal of chaning 

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School: University of Louisville
Department: Communications
Course: Intro to Communication
Professor: Ashlock
Term: Fall 2016
Tags: Speech/Communication
Name: Comm 201 Exam 1 Study Guide
Description: Here is a study guide based on the review session held on Monday, September 19th. Hope it is helpful, enjoy!
Uploaded: 09/19/2016
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