|TITLE||Understanding and Developing Assertiveness|
|LEVEL||D - Doctoral Workshops/Symposium|
|ECTS CREDITS||Not Applicable|
Assertiveness is respecting yourself, being clear about what you want and taking responsibility for it, while at the same time respecting others. It is a skill, and as such can be practised and learnt. An assertive person can communicate well, and can deal well with different personalities, in different situations. A certain amount of self-confidence is basic to assertiveness.
By the end of this workshop, doctoral researchers should be able to:
- describe assertive, non-assertive and aggressive behaviours;
- distinguish between these behaviours when observed in different contexts;
- recognise verbal and non-verbal features of these behaviours;
- apply verbal and non-verbal features in becoming more assertive;
- demonstrate self-confidence and the ability to communicate assertively.
|ADDITIONAL NOTES||Timetable Details
Occ A - Date: 4 Dec 2019; Time: 9:00 - 12:00; Duration: 3 hours
|METHOD OF ASSESSMENT||
|LECTURER/S||Natalie A. Kenely
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