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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Module 1: Communicating Influence in the Workplace

7 videos (Total 66 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
7 videos
Course Introduction3m
Video 1: Motivation8m
Communicate to Motivate14m
Using Nonverbal Cues17m
Persuasive Communications6m
Developing Persuasive Conversation10m
2 readings
Readings10m
References and Readings10m
3 practice exercises
Persuasive Conversation10m
Quiz for Communicating for Understanding16m
Persuasive use of language12m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Make Effective Presentations

7 videos (Total 55 min), 3 quizzes
7 videos
The Storyboard I10m
The Storyboard II6m
Strategies to Engage Attention5m
The Impactful Presenter9m
Manage the Q&A Session4m
Presentation with Visual Impact14m
2 practice exercises
Quiz on Effective Presentations12m
Quiz on Presentation slides and Managing Q & A Sessions12m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

Engaging External Stakeholders and Counterparts

5 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
5 videos
Negotiation8m
The Negotiators Toolkit7m
The Language of Negotiation I6m
The Language of Negotiation II4m
1 reading
Readings10m
4 practice exercises
Engaging with Small Talks and Goodwill20m
Understanding Negotiation I10m
Understanding Negotiation II8m
Understanding the Language of Negotiation14m
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By RDJun 8th 2017

Amazing experience with amazing instructors. Thank you so much Coursera and National University of Singapore for providing me finance support to learn and complete this course.

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Susan Lee

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Centre for English Language Communication

About National University of Singapore

A leading global university located in Asia, the National University of Singapore (NUS) is Singapore’s flagship university, and offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise. Its transformative education includes a broad-based curriculum underscored by multi-disciplinary courses and cross-faculty enrichment. ...

About the Effective Communication in the Globalised Workplace Specialization

In this Specialization aimed for those who are preparing to enter the workplace, we will share with you some key cultural and linguistic features characterizing effective communication in this increasingly diverse and internationalised workplace. This is done through four courses, building from knowing the self to communicating with the inner circle of colleagues within the organisation and expanding this circle to include external partners and stakeholders. There is also a capstone project which requires you to apply what you have learned in the four courses in real-life contexts potentially with industry players....
Effective Communication in the Globalised Workplace

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