University of Phoenix Material
Complete the following table.
• Review the steps of the communication model on in Ch. 2 of Business Communication. See Figure 2.1.
• Identify one personal or business communication scenario.
• Describe each step of that communication using your personal or business scenario. Use detailed paragraphs in the boxes provided.
|Steps of communication model |Personal or business scenario |
|Sender has an idea. |An accident happened at a school activity, where a student got hurt. Due to the |
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| Sender transmits message through a channel. |The school board members and school officials sent out information on the emergency |
| |meeting that was scheduled to everyone’s school email and sent letters through the |
| |mail to all parents. |
|Audience receives the message. |Once all the school board members and school officials received the email they had to |
| |reply to the message to make sure that they got it and let the school board president |
| |know if they were going to be able to attend the meeting as a vote had to be held at |
| |the meeting. |
|Audience decodes the message. |In the emails and letters that were sent out to the school board members, school |
| |officials, and parents it explained what the emergency meeting was all about and why |
| |it was being held. The reason we did this was so everyone could decode the contents |
| |before the meeting. ...