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Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Module 1

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 64 min)
8 videos
Summary of Course3m
1: Theories of Communication6m
2: Communication as Transmission7m
3: Communication as Social Construction16m
4: Context (Professional and Civic, Difference Between Groups and Teams)8m
5: Interaction Design9m
6: Systems and Institutions8m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Module 2

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 72 min)
7 videos
1. Socialization, Norms, and Roles11m
2. Phase Models of Group Development8m
3. Multiple Sequence Model of Group Development10m
4. Hidden Traps in Decision Making13m
5. Practices for Making Better Decisions9m
6. Creativity and Innovation13m
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Module 3

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 90 min)
7 videos
1. How to have a Good Fight9m
2. Choosing the Right Words11m
3. Basics of Effective Negotiation14m
4. Diversity Matters16m
5. Understanding Identity14m
6. Communication and Gender18m
1 practice exercise
Week 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Module 4

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 89 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
7 videos
1. Virtual Work12m
2. How Groups are Using Technology17m
3. Models - Media Richness and Dual Capacity9m
4. Practical-Compatibility, Measuring Productivity, Anonymity, Synchronicity10m
5. Conceptual-Social Presence, Tech Determinism, and Tech Optimism15m
6. Sociomateriality17m
1 reading
Suggested Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Week 4 Quiz30m

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