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Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

23%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

12%

got a pay increase or promotion
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Flexible deadlines
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 9 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Week 1

2 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 77 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
Structure of the MOOC4m
Week 1 introduction1m
The communication process5m
Communication concept definitions12m
Communication means evolution12m
Humanitarian action definition8m
Humanitarian principles11m
Specificities of humanitarian communication - Part 15m
Specificities of humanitarian communication - Part 211m
Week 1 wrap up1m
3 readings
Additional material10m
Additional material10m
Additional material10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz- Week 130m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Week 2

2 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 69 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
12 videos
Introduction to module 11m
Understanding the different types of communication - Part 19m
Understanding the different types of communication - Part 27m
Understanding the different communication structures - Part 113m
Understanding the different communication structures - Part 210m
Introduction to module 21m
Stakeholders analysis10m
Who is in charge of communicating6m
Introduction to module 31m
Understanding miscommunication4m
Week 2 - Wrap up1m
3 readings
Additional material10m
Additional material10m
Communication breakdown scenarios10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 230m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Week 3

2 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 68 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
12 videos
Introduction to Module 11m
Ethical challenges - Part 110m
Ethical challenges - Part 211m
Preventive/crisis communication challenges5m
Public communication in humanitarian settings: main challenges - Part 17m
Public communication in humanitarian settings: main challenges - Part 25m
Introduction to Module 21m
The importance of listening - Part 19m
The importance of listening - Part 27m
The importance of body language5m
Week 3 - Wrap up1m
4 readings
Deepen your knowledge on ethical challenges10m
Deepen your understanding of relationships10m
Deepen your understanding of public communication10m
Additional material10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz - Week 330m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Week 4

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 13 min), 3 readings
3 videos
The communication project cycle8m
Case study 12m
3 readings
Additional material10m
Case study10m
Additional material10m

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