Compare and contrast the transactional and constructivist communication models described in Chapter 1.2 in your text, using these reflection focus questions:
- What are the main assumptions about communication in each model?
- Which model describes negotiation and confirming meaning as important to the communication process?
- How might each model address communication issues arising from use of various technology-mediated methods?
- How might each model support effective communication with diverse audiences?
Write a reflection (150-200 words) on your analysis in your learning journal. When you are ready, please share your reflection in this course topic discussion forum for fellow learners to read and comment on, if they wish.