This module introduces the students to fundamentals of communication. Today communication is a part of our everyday life. It is all around us. Thus, the purpose and benefits of communication are also discussed here. The different types of communication like inter-personal, intra-personal and mass communication are also discussed. The communication process has various elements like the sender, receiver, noise, coding, decoding, etc. which are also discussed in this module. You will also learn about reading and listening skills.