3.0 Learning Objectives
The “communication” term is derived from the Latin word “Communis,” which means to share. Communication can be defined as exchanging information between two entities and is a basic instinct of all living things. In this section, we will discuss different types of communication and common communication barriers.
After studying this section, you should be able to:
- Identify the different elements in the communication process.
- Identify the different types of communication.
- Identify possible communication barriers.
- Identify the differences between non-verbal and verbal communication.