This course is designed to build your skills and confidence in a number of areas that are required for successful participation in our society. Whānau and communities will benefit from people with the confidence, skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to progress to further and more focused learning, and to participate in their communities.
Teaching weeks 16 weeks
Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
The main purpose of this course is to develop your communication and employment skills so that you can participate fully in the workforce and in your community. Specifically, this course will build your skills and confidence in the following areas:
- Workplace skills including care and timeliness, requirements and expectations of employees, assertive communication and diversity
- Hui and roles associated with hui and tikanga (the Māori way of doing things)
- Be assertive in a range of situations
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to
- Describe care and timeliness as an employee
- Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace
- Be assertive in a range of specified situations
- Actively participate in spoken interactions
- Describe a hui and the roles associated with hui in accordance with tikanga and/or kawa
100% internally assessed
No textbooks are required for this course
Computer and internet requirements
This course is paper-based.
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
Course availability over the next 12 months