M5_A2 Communication, Gender & Culture
Assignment 2: Discussion—Power Styles
Women and men use power in different ways. Research power styles and the impact of gender on power in relationships using the Argosy University online library resources and the Internet. Examine your personal power style and how you use your power in different communication contexts.
Reflect on your relationships in one of the following areas:
Answer the following:
Explain the power style you use when looking at your personal, family, and work life.
Analyze how you use these power styles in each relationship.
Reflect on how your gender or the gender of those with whom you are interacting impacts your use and level of power.
Post your responses in one or two paragraphs.
By the due date assigned, post your initial response to the appropriate Discussion Area. Through the end of the module, actively contribute to all facets of this discussion. Respond to at least 2 of your peers’ posts.
All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.
Grading CriteriaMaximum PointsQuality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions16Quality of responses to classmates12Frequency of responses to classmates4Reference to supporting readings and other materials4Language and grammar4Total:40