COM 225 Teamwork and Small Group Communication (3 credits)

This course is an in-depth study of the nature and process of teamwork and small group communication. Students will study the theory of small group process, the nature of small groups and group dynamics. The course will analyze small group/teamwork issues such as decision-making, problem-solving, creativity, computer mediated group communication, diversity and conflict management. Students will make small group/team presentations, as well as engage in small group/teamwork evaluation. Prerequisite: COM 100, 210, or 220, or permission of instructor.