Fundamentals of Communication
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Types of Communication
Speech Construction
Potpourri

100

Something you want to communicate
What is the message?

100

One who communicates a message
Who is the sender?

100

Communication within oneself
What is Intrapersonal Communication?

100

This is the first item on a speech outline
What is the Attention Getter?

100

This is the appropriate place to introduce your topic in your speech
What is the Thesis Statement?

200

One for whom the message is intended
Who is the receiver?

200

Anything that distorts or blocks communication
What is interference (or noise)?

200

Communication between two or more people
What is Interpersonal Communication?

200

These are the names of the sections of a speech
What are Introduction, Body, and Conclusion?

200

Library books, databases, magazines, newspapers, documentaries, reliable internet sites
What are credible research sources?

300

The process for exchanging ideas and creating meaning
What is communication?

300

The means to transmit a message from sender to receiver
What is the channel?

300

Communication between multiple people, with the objective of reaching a goal
What is Group Communication?

300

Question, quote, startling statement, fact, joke, story
What are various Attention Getter options?

300

This is the citation format we used on our Works Cited documents
What is MLA style?

400

The receiver's response to the sender
What is feedback?

400

The process of turning ideas into messages
What is encoding?

400

Communication between one person and an audience
What is Public Communication?

400

This type of speech attempts to convey or share knowledge with the audience
What is an Informative Speech?

400

Choosing an informative speech topic of "The History of the United States"
What is too broad?

500

The time and place of communication
What is the context?

500

The process of translating communication into meaning
What is decoding?

500

Communication between a media source and unknown numbers of receivers
What is Mass Communication?

500

This type of speech attempts to motivate the audience to action or to change their beliefs
What is a Persuasive Speech?

500

Problem/Solution, Need/Solution/Outcome, Motivated Sequence
What are persuasive speech organization methods?