Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


TITLE Sensitivity Training

LEVEL 03 - Years 2, 3, 4 in Modular Undergraduate Course


DEPARTMENT Youth and Community Studies

DESCRIPTION This study-unit entails a three day seminar during which participants explore various personal issues with a suitably qualified facilitator.

Study-unit Aims:

The aim of this study-unit is personal growth.

Learning Outcomes:

1. Knowledge & Understanding:

By the end of the study-unit the student will be able to:

- Develop his/her emotional intelligence.

2. Skills:

By the end of the study-unit the student will be able to:

- Be more self-aware;
- Be able to self-disclose in a group;
- Be able to communicate one's needs to others more effectively;
- Become more sensitive to the needs of others.

ADDITIONAL NOTES Please note that this study-unit is generally held during a weekend.

Screening of students may be a pre-requisite to acceptance for the study-unit. Full attendance is compulsory for the whole of the training course.

This study-unit is only offered to BA(Hons) in Youth and Community Studies students.


Assessment Component/s Assessment Due Resit Availability Weighting
Report SEM2 Yes 100%


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