What are the most common myths about communication?
Communication is a cure-all
Communication is just common sense
Communication quantity equals quality
The three models of communcation
Linear model of communication
A sender (initiator/encoder) who sends a message (stimulus that produces meaning) through a channel (medium through which a message travels) to a receiver (decoder of message) in an atmosphere of noise (interference)
Interactive model of communication
Same as linear model except with active feedback.
Transactional model of communication
Communication in which the people are connected meaning there are messages and feedback from both persons
Basic communication elements contained in communication models, Part 1
Channel - medium through which a message travels (oral/written)