CM206 WK3 Assignment


In this lesson, you will explain instances of effective and ineffective communication in terms of the principles of self-concept and perception.

Review Wood, Chapter 3 (pp. 79–84).

Wood presents seven Guidelines for Improving Perception and Communication:

Perform: Assignment (80 points): CM206-1: Explain how self-concept and perception impact interpersonal communication.

Watch the video, College Success, and answer the following questions in a separate Word document. Submit your Assignment to the Unit 3: Assignment Dropbox by the end of the unit. You can find a transcript for this video on page 85 of your textbook.
1.How would you describe Jim’s self-concept?
2.How is self-concept affecting the interaction? Is it helping it? Hindering it? Explain using concepts from the text.
3.Using the process of human perception starting on page 64, explain the situation from your perspective as a student.
4.Using the guidelines for improving perception and communication starting on page 79 of the text, provide at least two tips for both Jim and his father on how to handle the situation in an effective way. Make sure to incorporate the text guidelines with proper in-text citations to support your points.
5.Please explain, using concepts from the course and text material, the most significant thing learned from this Assignment.