Ch 12: Using Visuals in Workplace Communication

About This Chapter

Watch online video lessons to learn more about the ideal conditions for choosing and using visuals to convey information in a workplace setting. Each lesson is accompanied by a short multiple-choice quiz you can use to check your understanding of these business topics.

Using Visuals in Workplace Communication - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Visual components can be an important part of workplace communication strategies, and in this chapter, you'll get a broad overview of accepted practices in using this specialized communication tool. An experienced instructor leads video lessons that demonstrate for you how to choose the right visuals for your message and why. Learn more about textual graphics and visual graphics, and see what kind of ethical issues can arise, depending on your choices. Learn more about what your options are when ethical problems do present themselves. At the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Describe the typical visuals used in workplace communications
  • Discuss the role of visuals in employment settings
  • Describe types of visuals commonly used
  • Outline ethical issues related to choosing and using visuals

Video Objective
The Role of Visuals in Communication Define visuals and discuss what place they have in effective communication; describe how to create, select and use visual elements.
Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics Discuss different kinds of visuals and the pros and cons of each.
Ethical Considerations When Using Visuals in Workplace Communication Describe ethical issues that can arise in choosing visuals, why it matters, and how to resolve ethical issues.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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