Effective Communication

Students who are effective communicators are skilled at listening, speaking, questioning, and getting their message across; they understand how to connect with people and are aware of their audience.


This module focuses on the knowledge and skills involved in communicating effectively. From active listening to types and styles of communication, a wide range of topics will be covered, including problem solving when communication breaks down.


Effective communication is essential for meaningful social interaction; it is a requirement for success in learning, work, and life in general.

Teaching Communication Skills

A framework for exploring with students what good communication looks like and for helping them develop the necessary skills.

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