How do factors such as purpose, roles, medium, instrument and environment affect communication? You will study communication in classical and modern organizational theories which will increase your understanding of how different activities influence communication within an organization.You will also study the role of communication within different professional fields and the various professional demands on written and oral communication as well as the use of pictures in communication in business life, mass media, education etc. You will learn about the communicative practice of leaders and the characteristics of successful organizing and get an enhanced comprehension of the relationship between leadership and communication with a special emphasis on the politics of everyday life in organizations.
Different types of communication technologies will be studied, the relations between technology and communication and relations between technology, communication and social organization.
You will learn about multi-modal communication, communication that uses more than one sense modality, for example the use of speech, gestures and facial expressions.
We look at cultural variations in how different sense modalities are used as well as how to develop multimodal agents for communication between human and computer.
Dates reflect the university's timezone.
A Bachelor's degree of 180 higher education credits (hec) or corresponding. Applicants must prove knowledge of English: English 6/English Course B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.
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