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Comm. Process

communication process vocabulary

sender speaker
receiver listener
stimulus triggers a thought
motivation desire to communicate
encoding process of deciding how best to send the message
decoding process of interpreting a message
message the communicate you want to send
frame of reference what makes each person unique (experience, background, race, gender, location, parents, etc.)
code the symbols that carry the message
verbal code spoken and written words
visual code nonverbals
vocal code tone of voice, volume, emhphasis, rate, etc.
feedback verbal, visual, and vocal responses to a message
environment time, place, physical and social surroundings
external noise distractions in the environment
internal noise conditions inside the sender or receiver
channel medium in which the message is sent(email, speech, text, etc.)
Created by: mummpam