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Work studies / Year 9 / Skills for learning and work / Work skills

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Curriculum content descriptions

Identify types of workplace communication and the effect of context on the choice of communication (ACWSCL007)

Elaborations
  • contrasting the types of communication used among peers, in the classroom, within schools, across cultures and in workplaces
  • categorising types of communication according to their suitability in work contexts
  • describing the value of cross-cultural communication in 21st century workplaces, both in the context of regional engagement with Asia and reconciliation in Australia
ScOT terms

Workplace communication

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PreVET

The PreVet program is designed for students in the middle years and explores ideas around work culture and the value of literacy and numeracy in working life. It is a vast, multi-layered website providing student and teacher resources promoting job pathways for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people in remote northern ...

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Nodes

This is a multi-pathway interactive resource that enables students to assess and enhance their literacy and numeracy readiness for VET Certificate I and II courses in Tourism and Hospitality. The resource provides a range of online tools and resources that enable teachers and trainers to diagnose student literacy and numeracy ...

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Laptop wrap – got the message?

In this laptop wrap students explore different types of communication. Activities and links to websites allow student to focus on ways to improve communication skills in the workplace and overcome barriers neccessary to succeed in a career.

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Getting ready for work

This resource contains information, activities and tasks on how to write job applications, develop your interview skills and enhance your phone application skills. It includes writing templates and proformas for students for a variety of workplace contexts. This resource supports the Australian Curriculum in English K–10.