Course: Communications QQI Level 5
Category: QQI Accredited Courses
Description: The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with
the relevant knowledge, skill and competence to communicate verbally and
non-verbally in standard everyday tasks and in work-related tasks, operating
independently while under general direction. Learning Outcomes Learners will be
able to: summarise in practical terms the elements of legislation that must be
observed in a personal and/or work context, to include health, safety and welfare
at work and communications-related legislation, use appropriate non-verbal and
visual communication in personal- and work-related settings, demonstrate verbal
skills appropriate to working under general direction, demonstrate listening
skills appropriate to working under general direction, to include making eye contact,
receiving and interpreting information, control of personal response, use
reading techniques appropriate to a task, to include skimming, obtaining an
overview, identifying key points, critical evaluation, in depth analysis, critique
information from a range of complex written material, research a relevant
vocational topic, to include use of primary and secondary sources, use
drafting, proofreading and editing skills to write a range of documents that
follow the conventions of language usage (spelling, punctuation, syntax), to
include creative writing, business proposals, correspondence, reports,
memoranda, minutes, applications, demonstrate communications styles and
techniques relevant to different situations in work and leisure.
Tutor: TBA TBA
Fee: €240
Duration: 12 weeks
Start Date: 2019-01-22
Start/End Time: 19.00 - 21.30
Day: Tuesday