Communications

QQI Level 5 Communications (5N0690)

Participants in this course usually want to complete a full QQI Level 5 Award and require this compulsory module to complete their module list.

Communication skills are highly valued in the workplace but this module extends beyond exclusively vocational needs, recognising that the acquisition of these skills is a life-long process, and central to personal, social and professional development and fulfilment.

Course Content:

Develop an awareness of the essential role played by communication in human interaction.

Acquire communication skills relevant to vocational and personal development.

Understand the communicative principles and practices involved in gathering and relaying information.

Acquire the skills and confidence to convey and interpret meaning, in writing, orally and visually.

Develop a critical awareness of communications messages and media.

Explore the use of modern communication and information technology and its application in personal and vocational life.