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What you will learn
Gain contemporary skills and knowledge for your job now.
Continuous disruption is the new normal and in ever changing environments it is essential for leaders to be able to communicate clearly and effectively.
This course is ideal for those wanting to develop both an understanding and practice of being authentic, articulate and persuasive as a leader.
Understand how people process information
Learn about how cognitive processing can help craft influential communication, including the effect of concrete vs. abstract language and the sequencing of statements.
Become more influential by enhancing self-presentation
Learn the effect of verbal and non-verbal presentation, and how social identity and social learning process can support more reflective and deliberate communication practices.
Communicate more authentically
Develop different ways of communicating effectively with peers, colleagues and stakeholders in a variety of online and face-to-face settings, according to the latest research and industry best practice.
Apply leadership communications practices in your workplace
Learn how to analyse and explain various forms of leadership communication, and formulate a plan for integrating evidence-based practices in the workplace.
Who you will learn from
Learn from skilled academic and professional experts who will share invaluable knowledge you can use in your job.
Professor Susan Ainsworth
Associate Professor in Organisational Studies
Susan is an internationally recognised expert in discourse analysis, qualitative methods, older workers and gender within organisations. Her industry experience encompasses industrial relations, equal employment opportunity and human resource management in public and private sector organisations.
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Take multiple courses to deepen your knowledge or stack towards a full degree.
The Managing Teams series
It's been developed in consultation with leading professional services organisations, major business stakeholder organisations, and human resource management and organisational development practitioners.
This series also provides a pathway into the proposed Master of Professional Management. See course details for more information.
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To take Effective Leadership Communication as a stand-alone Melbourne MicroCert, you'll pay the normal course price.
$1350 AUD (inc GST)
Please contact Student Support to discuss discounts and payment options for University of Melbourne staff or alumni, or to pay by invoice.
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