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Body Language - Haptics and Facial Expressions

In this free online course, learn about the actions and emotions involved in Haptics and Facial Expressions.

Psychology
Free Course
In this free online course, learn about the actions and emotions involved in Haptics and Facial Expressions. Learn the three sub-divisions of haptics and the role of Human Facial Expression Recognition. Kinesics, which refers to the systematic study of how human beings communicate through body movements and gestures, will be discussed. Boost your Haptics and Facial Expressions knowledge and skills by studying this comprehensive course.
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Mobile Friendly

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL
  • Accreditation

    CPD

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this free online course, you are introduced to the world of Haptics and Facial Expressions. You will explore the three Sub-divisions of Haptics, as well as the importance of studying Affective Displays and the role of Kinetics in the Communication Process. Demonstrations, problems, examples and assessment questions in this instructor-led video-based course, are designed to provide you with a comprehensive foundation, which will enable you to take serious steps into this career.

The course begins by introducing you to the definition of Haptics and its Sub-divisions. Then, the concept of Emblems will be discussed, which describes the nonverbal acts that have very specific meanings and a direct literal verbal translation. You will explore the concept of Micro Expressions which are typically classified based on how an expression is modified.

Next, you will learn about Touch and Cultural Variations. You will gain insight into Haptics and Gender Differences, and you will discover the types of Kinesics. Finally, you will study Facial Expression Motion Cues, Macro and Micro Facial Expressions, and the Benefits of Understanding Micro Expressions. This course will be of interest to Social Science students, or those professionals in Management, Communication or Human Resource fields. Why wait? Start this course today.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:


  • Explain the benefits of understanding Macro and Micro Facial Expressions
  • Differentiate between Haptics and Body Language
  • Discuss the different Types of Handshakes
  • Explain the Role of Haptics particularly in the workplace
  • Discuss the Three Sub-divisions of Haptics
  • Explain the History and Scope of Kinesics
  • Describe the Types of Facial Expressions
  • Explain the Benefits of Understanding Micro Expressions

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