Assignment 1: Family Communication
To prepare for this discussion, reread your textbook readings about the influence of the family in socialization. Using the Argosy University online library resources, the Internet, and your own unique family perspective, prepare a response related to the following questions:
Distinguish how gender may have influenced the communication within your family. How about birth order (youngest, middle, oldest, only)? Other factors?
Analyze what worked well and what did not work well as far as communication went within your family (listening, conflict resolution, pattern of communication, etc.).
Post your responses in one or two paragraphs.
By the due date assigned, post your initial response to the appropriate Discussion Area. Through the end of the module, actively contribute to all facets of this discussion. Respond to at least 2 of your peers’ posts.
All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.
Grading CriteriaMaximum PointsQuality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions16Quality of responses to classmates12Frequency of responses to classmates4Reference to supporting readings and other materials4Language and grammar4Total:40