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Cuyamaca College Analyzing Communication Climates Discussion

December 1, 2020 |

Cuyamaca College Analyzing Communication Climates Discussion Analyzing Communication Climates Chapter 10 discusses the concept of “communication climates“. Basically, it is a term used to describe the emotional tone of a relationship. Weather metaphors are a helpful way of describing the emotional tone of our relationships and give us an idea of the quality of a relationship without having to do an in-depth analysis. Examples of a communication climate could be something like: “Sunny” for a happy relationship, “Cloudy” for a relationship that is difficult or depressing, “Stormy” if there is a lot of conflict”, etc. Just imagine the weather outside on a given day and how it makes you feel and that is the similar comparison you would make in a relationship. That being said, below is an activity designed to get you to think about some of the “communication climates” in your own relationships”. Read the questions below and…    read more 

Cuyamaca College Davin Lynch Surrealism Film Discussion

November 22, 2020 |

Cuyamaca College Davin Lynch Surrealism Film Discussion Discussion Questions: Tell us why you chose this film clip. What is it about the clip that made an impression on you? What do you feel makes it visually effective? Discuss some principles of design that are responsible for the visual impact created in the film clip. Avoid going to Google for answers to the questions. Adding a little info from a source is OK, but I really want to hear your very own thoughts. Part 1: Write a short essay that answers the above questions in detail. Additions to your thread resulting from any added research is fine. But remember to stay on topic and answer the questions. Part 2: Respond to a minimum of 2 other student Posts.   Points will be distributed in this manner: Your initial Post can earn you up to 10 points, and each response is worth…    read more