COMM104 - Week 1

Learning Communities


Is it difficult to effectively communicate with someone else? Before we begin this week please consider that question and watch the following brief short film:


Chan, T. [Tyler Legrand]. (2011, November 22). A Failure to Communicate. Retrieved from

A Failure to Communicate

  • What is communication and why do we sometimes fail to communicate?

  • Watch the short animated video on how miscommunication happens and how we can avoid it.

How miscommunication happens (and how to avoid it) - Katherine Hampsten

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