The ability to make connections that create meaning between themselves and their audience.
- Observe, read, and listen critically with openness, understanding and respect
- Gather, use, and document information from and within a specific field
- Identify and use vocabularies within specific fields
- Evaluate the origin and purposes of messages
- Organize information to develop/support ideas
- Clearly and logically articulate own position on an issue
- Effectively communicate with varied audiences for a variety of purposes