The goal of this course is to formalize the practice and improve professional development skills related to communicating with colleagues and advisors. Topics include: (i) developing the skill communicate successfully for improved outcomes; (ii) developing the skills for negotiating your points of views; (iii)determine your communication style and others; (iv) assessments and feedback for continuous improvement and (v) role of culture in communication. The course will also include invited talks and feedback from guest speakers in the field of communication.
By the end of the course, participants should be able to learn the basics of how communication and conflict resolution are interrelated.
Aida Ghiaei, Director, Graduate Outreach & Diversity
Nusaybah Quasem, Program Assistant, Engineering Graduate Programs
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