When sharing information with others, there are two major steps: sourcing the information using research and communicating that information using relevant presentation methods. Research conducted should be outcome-focussed and presenting such information should lead to improvements of processes, products or services.
Components in this Module
1 - Introduction
2 - Gathering and Conveying Information
- Sourcing Useful Information
- Attending a Briefing
- Where to Research
- Correct Places to Research
- Checkpoint 1
- Searching on the Internet
- Communication Equipment
- Emerging Technologies
- Checkpoint 2
3 - Communicating Information and Ideas
- Communicating Information and Ideas
- Selecting Communication Channel
- Communication Barriers
- Typical Communication Barriers
- Overcoming Communication Barriers
- Rules for Written Communication
- Checkpoint 3
- Communicating on the Telephone
- Answering a Call
- Good Example of Answering a Call
- Bad Example of Answering a Call
- Leaving Voicemail Messages
- Making Calls
- Making Outgoing Calls Example
- Call Preparation Challenge
- Communicating with Special Needs Groups
- Checkpoint 4
4 - Processing Documents
- Processing Documents
- Creating and Using Documents
- Business Letters
- Structure of a Business Letter
- Writing a Letter
- Mail Merge
- Email Messages
- Checkpoint 5
- Log Sheets
- Log Sheet Examples
- Telephone Messages
- Agenda and Minutes
- Gift Vouchers
- External Communication Needs
- Checkpoint 6
5 - Communicate Effectively with Others
- Workplace Policies and Procedures
- Checkpoint 7
6 - Teamwork and Communication
- Types of Teams
- Common Teams
- Communication in the Team
- Communication Channels
- Cultural Differences in Teams
- Benefits of a Socially Diverse Workplace
- Misunderstandings and Conflict
- Steps for Managing Cross-cultural Misunderstandings
- Making a Workplace Culturally and Socially Inclusive
- Non-inclusive Workplace
- Checkpoint 8
No previous knowledge or experience is required.
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Who should do this course?
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How will I be assessed?
Each module is broken into sections with checkpoints, interactive challenges and quiz questions throughout. You are required to go through each section and answer every question correctly to be deemed competent. If you answer any questions incorrectly, you will be given feedback on which question you answered incorrectly. You can then correct your response and continue.
Will I receive a certificate?
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