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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is an elective that is usually offered during semester breaks over one intensive week. This subject aims to enhance the individual's normal communication skills (eg., speech, voice and language) in order to facilitate success of the graduate in the competitive workplace. Students will be provided with the opportunity to gain an understanding of the principles of effective verbal and non-verbal communication with particular reference to the ability to present information clearly to groups. Students will be given a range of opportunities to practise their communication skills within a group situation and receive and give feedback on their performances and those of their class peers.

SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSusan Block

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Completion of first year of Bachelor Degree or equivalent


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Subject is offered based on sufficient enrolments, students are requried to obtain subject coordinator's approval prior to enrolling.

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsCommunicating! Theory and practice.PreliminaryMohan, T. McGregor. H. Saunders, S. & Arohee, R.4TH ED, HARCOURT BRACE, 1997.
ReadingsPeople SkillsPreliminaryBolton, Robert1987 SIMON & SHUSTER
ReadingsThe 7 Habits of Highly Effective PeoplePreliminaryCovey, StephenSMITH & SHUSTER, 1992

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