Estilos comunicativos en estudiantes de Ciencias de la Comunicación de la Universidad Nacional del Centro del Perú

Gaspar Orellana Mendez



The descriptive study aims to characterize the communication style, and determine the existence of differences by demographic variables, student career of Communication Sciences of the UNCP. A sample of 70 students were administered questionnaire communication style Gudykunst (1996 ) whose data confirmed the empirical validity test item Corrected Pearson r , whose values were 267-563 . In the Alpha reliability of .714 indicates with Cronbach stability scores communication style top-level (X = 27.96 and SD = 4.692) and significant difference at 95% confidence, communication style and dimensions as semester of study. (F = 4.946, 7.044 and 8.007). We conclude that value more talk and direct communication (X = 27.96). In speech assessment indicates that communication is much appreciated (X = 13.59). In direct communication tends to be hierarchical and collectivist moderate distance (X = 14.37) Studies are needed on larger samples and improved through the university communication style classes of students.


Communication Styles, validit, assessment speaks, direct communication, college students