Chronemics is a term that describes the study of the use of time by an individual in a nonverbal communication. In other words, it is the way that an individual percieve and value time, categorize time and react to time, which is an important communication tool, and helps provide the platform for the communication process.
Among various cultures, time perception plays a fundamental role in the nonverbal communication process. Time perceptions include punctuality, willingness to wait, and interactions.
There are three main types of time that are used in chronemics, this includes:
Hence, How we perceive, use, study, structure, interpret, and react to messages of time is referred to as CHRONEMICS.
How we perceive, use, study, structure, interpret, and react to messages of time is referred to as: A) oculesics B) chronemics C) kinesics D) territoriality
Chronemics as to do with the study where there is a use of time in nonverbal communication(i.e the use of time in nonverbal communication as a message system)The use, study, structure, interpret, and react to messages of time falls in category of non-verbal communication.Time is an important non-verbal tools used in understanding of messages, a powerful tool to structure communication process and have a better perspective on the message being sent.