711-0517/01 – Communication Competence (KomK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Martina Schneiderová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorMgr. Martina Schneiderová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesUSP, FSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SCH0130 Mgr. Martina Schneiderová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students completing the course will be able to: - use different forms of communication; - understand the various communication situations, apply the principles of effective communication, respect intercultural differences; - improve their verbal expression, present on a given topic; - engage in a conversation, ask appropriate questions, argue; - assess theit role in the team, to work with the other members; - identify own strengths and weaknesses with respect to professional orientation and career of researcher, formulate short-, medium- and long-term goals of personal development.

Teaching methods

Tutorials

Summary

This subject is intended for future researchers. It focuses on the soft skills development so that students can improve their communication skills, oriented in a multicultural environment and be able to exploit their potential in teamwork. Curriculum: 1. Interactions and Communication. The communication process, communication phases, feedback, communication barriers. 2. Selected forms of communication. Analog and digital communication. 3. Verbal Communication. Kinds of questions, principles of effective communication. 4. Nonverbal Communication. 5. Intercultural Aspects of Communication. 6. Assertive Skills, Negotiation. 7. Presentation Skills. Types of presentations, audience analysis, creation of presentation. 8. Rhetorical skills. Preparing for public appearances, paralinguistic aspects of speech, argumentation. 9. Co-operative skills. Test Team roles (Belbin), strengthening of cooperative skills. 10. Self-management. Identification of own strengths and weaknesses, creating a personal career plan.

Compulsory literature:

GALLO, C. The presentation secrets of Steve Jobs: How to Be Insanely Great in Front of Any Audience. New York: McGraw-Hill Companies, 2010. ISBN 978-0-07-163675-9. MORRIS, D. Peoplewatching: The Desmond Morris Guide to Body Language. London: Vintage, 2002. ISBN 0099429780.

Recommended literature:

RAO, M. S. Soft Skills: Enhancing Employability : Connecting Campus with Corporate. New Dehli: I. K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., 2010. ISBN 978-93-80578-38-5.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

active participation, continuous fulfillment of assigned tasks

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

creation and implementation of presentation, cooperation

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Interaction and Communication. Communication Process, Communication Phase. 2. Feedback 3. Barriers in Communication 4. Selected Forms of Communication. Digital and Analogue Communication. 5. Verbal Communication. 6. Conduct of Interview, Types of Questions, Principles of Effective Communication. 7. Non-Verbal Communication. 8. Intercultural Aspects of Communication. 9. Assertive Skills, Negotiation. 10. Presentation Skills. Types of Presentation, Audience Analysis, Creation of Presentation. 11. Rhetoric Skills. Preparation for Public Appearances, Paralingvistic Aspects of Speech, Argumentation. 12. Cooperative skills. Testing team roles (Belbin), Strengthening Cooperative Competencies. 13. - 14. Self-Management. Identification of Own Strengths and Weaknesses, Creation of a Personal Career Plan.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Credit Credit 85  85
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