Unit 6 Discussion: How You See Me (COM107)
After viewing the “How You See Me” short film series, discuss the intersection of culture and interpersonal communication. More specifically, how does culture impact the way you communicate with individuals from diverse communities. What is the biggest contributing factor in your perception of cultural groups which are different from yours (family, upbringing, media)? What steps can be taken to communicate more effectively and personally with these groups?
Agrument Essay Topic: Why or why not should people embrace being a vegetarian
In this discussion board, you will begin writing your Argument Essay due at the end of Unit 7 by submitting the introduction to your essay. The introduction is the opening of your essay. You want to hook the reader from the first paragraph of your essay. In order to do that, you will need to pay attention to the first sentence you use in your essay. You want to engage the readers with that sentence. Then, in the next sentences of the introduction, set up what your essay will be focusing on. Briefly, explain your topics and anything else the reader needs to know before they move into the rest of your essay. Finally, end the introduction with a thesis statement that illustrates your argument as well as your topics. Remember from Unit 3, the thesis is your main argument and the reasons (called topics) to support your argument.
Review these instructions for the upcoming argument essay-
For your initial response, please submit a draft of your introduction to the Unit 7 Argument Essay.
Unit 6.1 Discussion: The Middle Ages (HIS101)
With your classmates, discuss the impact of feudalism and the church in creating class structure during the Middle Ages. Debate if these political, economic, and religious influences had a positive or negative effect on life during the Middle Ages. Make sure to provide specific examples for each of the following groups: peasants/serfs, nobles, and clergy. When responding to your classmates, provide new, additional research and thoughts to support or disprove their position. Make sure to use proper APA format for all citations provided and include a reference list for the citations you use.
Unit 6.2 Discussion: The Renaissance (HIS101)
Choose a work of art or architecture produced during the Middle Ages and one created during the Italian Renaissance. Describe the basic features of each work of art. Then argue how those two works of art represent the changing political and cultural identity of the Renaissance in comparison with the Middle Ages. When responding to your classmates, include new, additional research to support or disprove their position. Make sure to use proper APA format for all citations provided and include a reference list for the citations you use.
Unit 6.1 DB: Motivation (HRM411)
Describe in your own words your motivation to “do a good job”?
Unit 6.2 DB: Value (HRM411)
How does your company recognize your value? Is your salary/wages indicative of your value? Why do you think this is?