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|Offered at:||(B, S, X)|
|Unit chair:||J Moyle|
Average of 3 hours
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This unit provides an understanding of the principles of effective communication and how these may be applied in relating to individuals who communicate in different and diverse ways. Topics include: introduction to interpersonal and professional communication techniques, including written communication, problem solving and conflict resolution; communication considerations for people with different ethnic, social and linguistic backgrounds; verbal and non-verbal communication considerations for people with disabilities throughout the lifespan; augmentative and alternative communication; use of technology for mainstream communication.
Assignment (1000 words) 25%, reflective activity (1400 words) 35%, essay (1600 words) 40%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.