Introductory Course - Introduction to Communication Skills
SCQF Level: 4
What will I learn?
This is an entry level course designed for candidates to develop the knowledge and skills required to communicate effectively using different techniques appropriate to a range of situations. The course includes the following topics:
- The communication process
- Planning and delivering a presentation
- Components of non-verbal communication
- Chairing and participating in a meeting
- Range of verbal and oral communication
- Types of written communication
What qualifications do I need?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course; however, as it is delivered online it would be beneficial if the candidate had basic competence in IT and the internet.
This course does not require a personal statement.
What can I do after?This course is a good starting point for those individuals who are interested in developing their personal effectiveness.
You can enrol onto and start this course at any time throughout the year.
From your start date on the course you have up to 9 weeks to complete your course. You could complete your course in 2 weeks or use the full 9 weeks- it's up to you. Study whenever you want, at your own pace.