Fundamental Communication 3 

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course information

Course: Short Course

Mode: Online

Study Period: up to 6 months 

Course Code: HR01FCOL

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[over 13.8 months]

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Course Overview

This short course is designed to teach those currently in, or planning to enter the corporate / business environment, the essential combination of both verbal and written communication skills required for effective relaying of information.

Communication consists of much more than just verbal transmission of words. It also includes the written word, the context in which it takes place, as well as the sender and receiver’s traits, such as body language and tone of voice. Once you have mastered the content of this course, you will be able to write comprehensive reports, analyse different types of text and give verbal presentations in the Business and Corporate environment.

  • Section 1: Communication
  • Section 2: Meetings
  • Section 3: Report Writing Skills
  • Section 4: Presentation Skills
  • Section 5: Communication Models and Effectiveness
  • Section 6: The Communication Process
  • Section 7: Learning Strategies
  • Section 8: Team Effectiveness

 Study period: up to 6 months   

Academy of York students will receive continuous information and support, over and above the prescribed course material, to assist students achieve in their studies. Students will have 6 months to complete this SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course.

Assessment and Award

This qualification will be assessed by means of a Summative Assessment assignment, and there are no exams. A mark of 65% is required to pass this SABPP accredited and NQF aligned short course.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course. 


This course is accredited by SABPP, South African Board for People Practices. The SABPP is a SAQA recognized professional body and regulates statutory quality and standards for People Professions.

Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, SABPP, PMSA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) and is registered with the QCTO as a Private College.

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