A skill development course, with readings, experiential learning activities and oral and written communication assignments. It is designed to help students enhance their self-confidence in interacting with other people, individually or in groups, and develop their capabilities in writing, leading groups and presenting information. Assertiveness techniques, presentation of self, critical thinking and collaboration skills complement the development of interpersonal and communication competencies. Active learning methods are used to facilitate growth at any level of current student development.
This guide is designed to help students in Interpersonal and Communication Skills for Healthcare Professionals (NURS 20010) learn how to effectively research health care topics related to nursing. Students will learn skills such as: