Communication and Soft Skills - Laboratory

GE6674
ECE CIVIL CSE IT

Unit 1

LISTENING AND SPEAKING SKILLS

Conversational skills (formal and informal) – group discussion and interview skills – making presentations. Listening to lectures, discussions, talk shows, news programmes, dialogues from TV/radio/Ted talk/Podcast – watching videos on interesting events on Youtube. I

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Unit 2

READING AND WRITING SKILLS

Reading different genres of tests ranging from newspapers to philosophical treatises – reading strategies such as graphic organizers, summarizing and interpretation. Writing job applications – cover letter – resume – emails – letters – memos – reports – blogs – writing for publications. I

Part A (2m) Part B (16m)

Unit 3

ENGLISH FOR NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS AND PLACEMENTS

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Graduate Record Examination (GRE) – Civil Service (Language related) – Verbal ability.

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Unit 4

SOFT SKILLS (1)

Motivation – self image – goal setting – managing changes – time management – stress management – leadership traits – team work – career and life planning. 69

Part A (2m) Part B (16m)

Unit 5

SOFT SKILLS (2)

Multiple intelligences – emotional intelligence – spiritual quotient (ethics) – intercultural communication – creative and critical thinking – learning styles and strategies. TEACHING METHODS:

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