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Professional Communication: Speaking Skills


Introduction

When we live in a world where different parts of the globe touch the food we eat, the goods we consume, the movies we watch, the technology we use and the money we would like to make, it becomes very important to know how to communicate effectively and to do that across diverse cultures.

This course, covered in three small modules, focuses on the essentials of professional communication, and the writing and speaking skills needed to connect people in the global workplace.

The aim is to equip students needing to know:
- what it means to be an effective communicator, and
- how to write and speak in different professional contexts for different audiences, fulfilling different purposes.

The course will provide hands-on practice in the application of principles taught.


Details

Date(s): 23 October to 13 November 2020
Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm, (Friday)
Venue: NTU Campus
Registration
Closing Date:
09 October 2020
Course Fee: Standard: S$1070.00   View more
Registration fees inclusive of:
  • Prevailing GST


Objectives

On completion of Professional Communication: Speaking Skills, students will be able to:

  1. achieve specific goals in conversation
  2. speak effectively on the phone
  3. interview and be interviewed
  4. deliver oral presentations impactfully

 


Outline

  1. Saying the right things in conversation
  2. Talking on the phone
  3. Interviewing
  4. Making oral presentations

 

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Trainer(s)

NTU, SoH Lecturer



Anyone with a good Bachelor's degree from any discipline

Pre-requisite: NIL

Standard Course Fee S$1070.00
Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes

Cat-A SSG Funded Courses1

S$321.00

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs2

S$121.00

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)3

S$121.00
Standard Course Fee $1070.00
Course fee payable after funding or subsidy, if eligible under various schemes
Course fee payable after Discount^

Group of 3 pax and above

S$963.00

NTU/NIE Alumni, Staff & Students

S$856.00

NTUC Member

S$963.00
- All fees stated are inclusive of 7% GST
- SkillsFuture Credit can be used to offset course fees payable.
With effect from 1 April 2020, eligible Singaporeans can start using their one-off SkillsFuture Credit top-up (up to S$500 credit), claimable for full range of SkillsFuture Credit-eligible courses offered by PaCE@NTU. For more information, please visit https://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit
1 Cat-A SSG Funded Courses - Eligible Singapore Citizens and PRs may enjoy up to 70% of the course fee. For more information, visit http://www.ssg-wsg.gov.sg
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS) - SME-sponsored employees (Singapore Citizens and PRs) may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fee.
For more information, visit http://www.ssg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/funding/enhanced-training-support-for-smes1.html
3 Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) - Singaporeans aged 40 and above may enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the course fee.
For more information, visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/enhancedsubsidy

^ Discount cannot be used in conjunction with other SSG funding scheme or NTU Alumni Course Credit. Participants are eligible for only ONE of the discount schemes.
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