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Traci Letcher

Senior Lecturer


Office: 233 Grehan

Phone: 859-257-7800

Email: T.Letcher [at] uky.edu

Personal Website: http://comm.uky.edu/letcher

Education
M.A. 1997, Marshall University

Specialties
Organizational communication and persuasion

Awards
College of Education ‘Teachers Who Made a Difference' Award 2015; College of Communication and Information Outstanding Advisor Award 2013; College of Education ‘Teachers Who Made a Difference' Award 2012; University of Kentucky Outstanding Advisor Award 2007

Curriculum Vitae


  • Office Hours
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Courses Taught

This writing intensive course examines basic verbal and nonverbal concepts affecting the communication process between individuals in various interpersonal contexts. Course also requires participation in written and oral activities designed to develop and improve interpersonal skills. Topics may include: perspective-taking, relationship and conversation management, effective listening, conflict management, communication climate, communication anxiety, and cultural/gender differences in interpersonal communicatiion.
A study of communication processes in small group situations. Topics include conflict, leadership, and decision-making. Students will participate in group discussion and develop skills in analyzing group performance.
A study of the processes involved in attitude change, with emphasis on the preparation and delivery of persuasive messages.