Communication Inter & Intra Personal Skills

    Course details

    • Code: COMM.5004
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Agriculture, Communications and Writing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class60 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2, November
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

This course develops and extends students inter- and intra-personal skills to establish and maintain effective professional relationships using the experimental learning theory.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. identify and reflect critically on personal verbal and non-verbal communication that can support or impede professional communication;
  2. reflect critically on own listening and demonstrate the skills of active listening;
  3. assert themselves and confront unacceptable behaviour;
  4. identify strategies for dealing with conflict; and
  5. identify strengths and weaknesses in their own learning styles within professional contexts.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017