Course Title: Communicate with other people

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5182 Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology Testing)

Course Title: Communicate with other people

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences


Term1 2010

Course Contact: Dinah van Ruyven

Course Contact Phone: (03) 9925 4287

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency covers the ability to receive and pass on written and oral messages, provide relevant information in response to requests within timelines and demonstrate effective interpersonal skills.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

This unit of competency has no prerequisites.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

PMLCOM300B Communicate with other people


Demonstrate appropriate interpersonal skills

Provide appropriate information

Receive and act upon instructions

Receive and convey messages

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessments for this course typically consist of:
• Class activities
• Assignments
• Presentations