Course Content
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1 What is the communication Lecture notes and slides
2 Factors that facilitate and hinder self knowing and communication Lecture notes and slides
3 Communication accidents, Effective communication skills for conflict management. Conflict Resolution Negotiation Techniques. Differences Between Constructive Discussion and Dialogue. Strength of dialogue in communication with stranger. Lecture notes and slides
4 Prerequisite of effective communication. Ethics in communication. Regulative factors in communications open to exploitation. Methods for transforming communication from Win-Lose axis to Win-Win axis. Lecture notes and slides
5 Communication styles from Triune Brain Theory perspective. Introducing three centered human systems. Communication styles of physically, emotionally and philosophically centered people. The role of emotions such as anger-fear, love, hate and resentment in communication and case studies. Lecture notes and slides
6 Importance and the role of personalities in communication. Temperament and Personality Terror in Interpersonal Communication. Importance of Character and Morality in healthy communication. Lecture notes and slides
7 The origin and meaning of the ethics, differential views on ethics in the perspective of historical development, justification of ethics, theory of ethics, caring principle, consistency principle, the principle of beneficence, ethical-moral relationship. Ethical Theories. Values ethics, ethical values, the upper values, universal values, golden rules, rights and freedoms, evaluation of the act of people, ethical relationship. Lecture notes and slides
8 Mid-Term Exam
9 Engineering Ethics and Differential Dimensions of Ethics, Ethical Management, local and global dimensions of ethics, Ethics and Globalization. Lecture notes and slides
10 ntegrity in Engineering, Engineering Responsibility, Product Responsibility. Responsibility for the profession and to colleagues, responsibility for employers and customers, personal responsibility. Case Examples. Lecture notes and slides
11 Ethical codes and rules of World Association of Engineers Lecture notes and slides
12 Presentation of homeworks by study groups Lecture notes and slides
13 Presentation of homeworks by study groups Lecture notes and slides
14 Presentation of homeworks by study groups Lecture notes and slides
15 Presentation of homeworks by study groups Lecture notes and slides
16-17 Term Exams

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