Our Online Collaboration Course features the same content as our offline Collaboration Life Skills Course but is delivered using technology. The content focuses more on the theory behind developing strong collaboration skills, see below for the specific themes covered.
Session 1: Teamwork
Why is teamwork so important? When is it needed? What does a successful team look like? Are we as good at working with others as we think we are?
Session 2: Communication
What does good communication involve? Exploration of the importance of listening skills as well as speaking. How does body language and non-verbal communication impact? What about communication with others online vs offline?
Session 3: Presenting
What do we need to think about when presenting and public speaking? Can we share our ideas confidently and engage others? Includes a range of public speaking challenges and debating activities.
Session 4: Confidence and making an impression
How do we show our best self in an interview situation? When we meet new people and work with a new group, what skills should we draw upon?
Session 5: Teamwork makes the dream work
A series of team challenges for the group to work together to solve. When will we use these collaboration skills in our everyday lives? With family, friends and as we transition to new settings.