Make sure to look at charts and tables.
For the exam, review handouts, Power Point slides, and textbook.
In the textbook, review the following topics for the midterm exam:
Evolution of communication models
Language and thought: denotative meaning, connotative meaning
Language and meaning-making: euphemism
Similarities & differences between verbal and nonverbal communication
Nonverbal coding systems
Difference between hearing & listening
Effective listening strategy
Barriers to effective listening
Types of listening
Theories of interpersonal communication p120-129
P 138 Ethical Communication: Sugar-Coated Hostility