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YouSeeU for The Communication Age
Connecting and Engaging

Second edition


August 2016 | SAGE Publications, Inc

An interactive approach to learning the essentials of communication!

 

SAGE Video Assignments powered by YouSeeU for The Communication Age, Second Edition offers a better way to develop and enhance your students’ communication skills through engaging, easy-to-use video recording tools. Directly tied to the chapter learning objectives in the text, and accessible within your school’s LMS, YouSeeU makes it possible for students to apply what they learn by video recording their answers to assigned exercises  within the YouSeeU platform, specifically customized for The Communication Age. Instructors and peers can access the recordings to provide targeted, frame-by-frame feedback, allowing for more robust advice and more effective learning—all adapted to meet the unique needs of each student. Add YouSeeU to your course and build your students’ confidence as you prepare them for real-life success beyond the classroom!

 

Don’t just take our word for it.
Listen
to this USC professor share how YouSeeU improved his students’ communication skills.

 

Save with the bundle. Only $15 more!

We’ve made it easy for students to get SAGE Video Assignments powered by YouSeeU for The Communication Age, Second Edition all in one convenient package at a student-friendly price. When bundled with the Second Edition of the text, students gain access to this effective learning tool for only $15 more.  

 

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Contact your SAGE representative today to request a demo and see how YouSeeU offers a better way to teach and learn communication skills.


Key features
  • KEY FEATURES
  • Easy access: the YouSeeU platform is accessible within your school’s LMS, avoiding the hassle of multiple logins
  • Time-saving approach: you can easily view and grade presentations across multiple devices without sacrificing valuable classroom time
  • “Anytime, Anywhere” recording means that students only need a Web- and video enabled device  to practice their communication skills anywhere, anytime, creating endless opportunities for valuable practice
  • Better feedback is possible with YouSeeU, it is more robust and targeted feedback with the frame-by-frame tools that allow instructors and peers to comment right at the spot where the student needs the most help
  • Various feedback options: time-stamped comments, macro-level text based comments, rubrics, 5-star rating scale, video-based feedback, as well as integrated LMS grading provide easy ways to make recommendations for improvement
  • Highly personalized with real-world application: the YouSeeU learning experience builds real-world communication skills students can use to land a job after graduation and ensure success beyond the course—with instructor and peer recommendations specifically adapted to meet their unique needs
  • More feedback: the YouSeeU platform also engages those providing the peer feedback—students who might not normally interact with each other in class feel comfortable interacting while on the platform, creating an environment in which everyone participates
  • A more complete way to measure learning: YouSeeU assignments offer a video solution that effectively measures student mastery of learning objectives, allowing for a multifaceted, more comprehensive approach to assessment and feedback that takes into account different learning styles
  • Timed presentation and simulated interview activities with assessment questions: to encourage students to practice public and spontaneous communication skills, YouSeeU makes it easy to prompt your students to answer a timed question via a video recording, building confidence and preparing students for real-life situations such as job interviews
  • Synced visual aids: video presentations with the option of synced visual aids offer the opportunity to use visual aids during public speaking exercises
  • Question and Answer activities: every chapter includes Question and Answer activities to engage students with original SAGE video, build their critical thinking skills, and test their understanding of key concepts 
  • Group projects: to encourage students to collaborate and engage in conversation, YouSeeU makes it easy to schedule, host and record group meetings, assign tasks, upload documents, combine presentations, and provide feedback, allowing for a richer, more inclusive communication environment

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ISBN: 9781506357775
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