Effective communication is a core skill that nearly every health professional will need and use during their careers. Yet, few health professionals receive even basic training in how to design communications to be clear and successful. As “foundational skills,” the content in this course can be applied to both oral and written communication, within and beyond health.
Foundational Skills for Communicating About HealthUniversity of Michigan
About this Course
What you will learn
Define and collect important information about a target audience in order to make appropriate decisions about the communication effort
Select an audience-appropriate communications goal
Craft a clear, concise core message for a communication effort
Deploy at least two different types of narrative structures to support communications about health topics
Skills you will gain
- Health Communication
- Tailoring communications
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
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TOP REVIEWS FROM FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS FOR COMMUNICATING ABOUT HEALTH
I have learned a lot in this course. It is not boring because they provide not only readings but also video. Thank you so much!
Excellent course and excellent instructor. What I learned in this class will remain with me and will be considered every time I write anything!
thank you very much for this skills gain course,this course is very helpful to increase my communicating skills.a lot of thanks to instructer and team coursera.thank you very much.
Dr Brian is an excellent teacher with precise and discrete ideas amalgamated together so well to get an overall core of the communication skills was way too easier and clear. Thank you so much.
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