Information Package / Course Catalogue
Body Language and Communication
Course Code: İPZ301
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

Development of students´ verbal and nonverbal communication skills.

Course Content

Communication, Communication Types, Communication Skills and Body Language.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Şinasi YAYLAGÜL
Learning Outcomes
1. Defines the concept of communication
2.Explains the importance and function of communication for the individual and society
3.Emphasizes the importance of communication skills in social life
4.Indicates the effective using of body language in daily and business life.
5.Develops the ability of speaking in public
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Öğretim Elemanı Ders Notları
2.IŞIK, Metin, Sizinle İletişebilir Miyiz?, Eğitim & Akademi Yayınları, Konya, 2011
3. JAMES, J., JAMES, Moore, İnsanları Çözümleme Sanatı, Koridor Yayınları,
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
What is communication? The importance and function of communication for the individual and society.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Types of communication... The phenomenon of internal and interpersonal communication
Week 3 - Theoretical
Types of communication... The phenomenon of mass and organizational communication
Week 4 - Theoretical
Communications begins with you. Recognition of human nature.
Week 5 - Theoretical
The perspective of self description: Effective speech
Week 6 - Theoretical
Being a good listener: Effective listening
Week 7 - Theoretical
Golden key of communication: Empathy.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
First impression and its importance in communication.
Week 10 - Theoretical
What is body languauge? Why is it important?
Week 11 - Theoretical
The code of body language: Facial expression, arm-hand movement.
Week 12 - Theoretical
The code of body language:İnterpersonal distance and physical appearance.
Week 13 - Theoretical
The effective using of body language in business life:Practice and case studies.
Week 14 - Theoretical
Discover who are you: communication skills and personality analyses test application.
Week 15 - Theoretical
Discover who are you: communication skills and personality analyses test application.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment1202
Midterm Examination19110
Final Examination19110
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
OÇ-3
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue