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Overview: 

Communication and thinking skills are essential soft skills required for success in any chosen career. For Teacher Trainees, these skills are even more crucial as they are in the frontline of molding and influencing future generations. Teachers are role models in exemplifying these skills as well as inculcating them into their students

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Discipline: 
Education
Entry Requirements: 
Entry Requirements - No 
Age Experience - 19 Years Above
Language Proficiency - Yes
Numeracy Proficiency - No
Prerequisites - No
 
Contents: 
  1. Interpersonal Communication
  2. Perception, the Self and Communication
  3. Communicating Messages: principles and guidelines for effective communication, cultural differences
  4. Communication in the Organizational Setting
  5. Conflict and Interpersonal Communication
  6. Concept of Thinking
  7. Critical reading, listening and viewing
  8. The Creative Thinking Process
  9. The Critical Thinking Process
  10. Persuading Others
  11. Making Written Presentations
  12. Making Oral Presentations
Assessments: 

Coursework 1 - 30%
Coursework 2 - 30%
Take-home Assignment - 40%

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Communication & Thinking Skills (BEd), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Bachelor of Education (Honours) 
Continuing Education: 
Upon successful completion of this Bachelor of Education (Honours) programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):
  1. Master of Education by Research
  2. Master of Education by Coursework
Career Opportunities: 

School leavers who want to get a head start before joining an academic programme or a working adults who want to upskill or learn a specific skill; work with rapidly changing technology; and/or acquire specialised skills sought after by employers.