Functions of Communication Model

Communication model  helps to learn about sending and receiving of messages and represents various pictorial aspects and forecasts about elements that are responsible for success or failure.

J. Millen, a famous scholar, has suggested three functions of communication model, which are:

1. To learn Something: Communication model helps to learn about sending and receiving of message and other related elements of communication process. As a result both superiors and subordinates acquire knowledge and get interactive to make proper communication.

2. Research and Investigation: As communication model represents various pictorial aspects, researchers find their means or sample for further investigation. As a result, new innovation is possible.

3. Forecasting: Elements that are responsible for success or failure for communication can be foretasted through communication model. Such model assumes about the types of communication to be effective for particular situation or location