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Week 2 Agenda
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    • 1. Group Dynamics Week 2
    • 2. Recap of Last Week
      • Groups and teams
      • Differences and similarities
      • Inter-group working
      • 2 types of communication –verbal non-verbal
      • Our communication styles
    • 3. Recap Cont’d
      • Why people join groups – interpersonal needs – Maslow’s theory
      • What shapes group behavior?
    • 4. Group Dynamics Agenda
      • What shapes your behavior?
      • Do you have a conflict style?
      • Synchronous/asynchronous communication
      • VC – Advantages/Disadvantages
      • 4 levels of competence
    • 5. 4 levels of Competence
      • What is your guess?
      Unconscious Incompetence Unconscious Competence Conscious Incompetence Conscious Competence
    • 6. Group Dynamics Agenda Continued
      • Group Discussion Format – for weekly group meetings
      • Choose your group – no less than 3, no more than 5
      • Let’s talk about the procedures
    • 7. Group Dynamics Agenda
      • What is THEORY? Group Theory?
      • Group Theory:
        • Helps in intelligent decision making
        • Helps regulate behavior
        • Can make group discussion more rewarding
    • 8. Group Dynamics Agenda
      • Group Theory:
        • Can help participants understand working of the group
      • Descriptive theories
      • Method Theories
    • 9. Five Common Group Theories
      • Social Exchange
      • Symbolic Convergence
      • Structuration
      • Functional
      • Systems
    • 10. Social Exchange Theory
      • Relationships are described:
          • Rewards (pleasurable outcome) and Costs (effort, anxiety, etc.)
          • Profits (rewards minus costs) and Losses (Costs exceed the rewards)
    • 11. Symbolic Convergence Theory
      • Friendships take on an identity based on shared experiences
      • Good because of mutual understanding
      • Gives insight into group values
    • 12. Structuration Theory
      • Framework - rules and resources for interacting in social systems
      • Explains why and how groups develop rules and behavior patterns
      • Can help identify group effectiveness/ineffectiveness
    • 13. Functional Theory
      • Effect of given behaviors on a group system
      • Assist in identifying and enacting behaviors that help reach group goals
      • Communication effects a group. It has a function.
    • 14. Systems Theory Subsystems Interdependence Synergy Entropy
    • 15. Systems Theory Variables
      • Input – can you name some?
      • Process -
      • Output -
    • 16. Team Discussion
      • Why are theories important in the study of communication?
      • In what way are theories applicable to communication in your life?
    • 17. Team Discussion Continued
      • Which theories influenced you in former teams?
      • Are your answers similar or different to those of your teammates? Why?
      • Prepare a report-back for class
    • 18. Technology ( impact on communication)
      • Impacts on Social Exchange Theory?
      • Symbolic Convergence Theory?
      • Structuration Theory?
    • 19. Quiz #1
      • Your choice… team based or individually 
      • Teams, 3 member limit
      • 20 minutes
      • Your name, please – at the top of p1
    • 20. Assignments for Unit 3
      • Assignments/resources and readings are available online:
      • http://groupsitt.blogspot.com/
      • Preparation - Wk 3 Group meetings

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