BSc Business Management / BSc Business Management with Specialisation

 BSc Business Management / BSc Business Management with Specialisation

 

Employability Skills Programme, supported by videos 

Body Language – OUes001

 

‘Your body talks’. Non-verbal signs and gestures add meaning to the words to make
communication effective and complete.
 
No. of video programmes: 4 (1 DVD)
Manual: 1 with exercises for practice
Language: English
Mode of learning: self-learning, Open Distance Learning (ODL)
 

 

Introduction:
This programme focuses on Body Language in general. It sheds light on what one understands about Body Language through non-verbal signs with a view to building an awareness of one’s own body language and movement, especially in a variety of communication situations.
 

Objectives:

To help students understand the importance of body language and appreciate its social implications and understand that appropriate body language can make a huge difference in the connection one makes when one interacts with others.

 

Outcomes:
On watching the videos learners are expected to:
  • have a great set of skills to understand that what is not said is just as important as what is said.
  • have the ability to see and understand how their own body language is being seen and interpreted.
  • be able to adjust and improve the way they communicate through non-verbal communication.
  • put their knowledge of body language to test by successfully responding to realistic situations in everyday life, both at home, in public places and at work

 

Contents

  1. Programme 1: Your Body Talks
  2. Programme 2: What our Head and Facial Expressions say about us
  3. Programme 3: What our Limbs say about us
  4. Programme 4: Beyond the words

Evaluation/Certification - 2 options:

  • self-learning, non-examinable without certificate
  • Examinable, ODL with 1 Tutorial and Individual Assessment with certificate.

 

More details: Pls. contact

Mr. Jelany RUMJAUN,

Lecturer/Prog. Manager

Tel: 4038200

e-mail: a.rumjaun@open.ac.mu