Investigation and interpretation of the many forms of communication that exist in different cultures. Emphasis on helping students toward an understanding and celebration of cultural diversity especially as it exists in the process of symbolic exchange that we call communication. Among areas covered are cultural variance in interpretation of language, symbolic ambiguity, culturally based conflict management, assimilation, and effective communication strategies across cultures. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): ENL111 and SPC101 or ENL111 and SPC201. (Cultural Diversity) Spring Only.