List of Skills / Competencies in Syllabus

Soft Skills, Communication Skills & Skills necessary for Personal Effectiveness There has been a lot of research done at international level in internalization of soft skills including communication skills. Lot of emphasis has been given on self-actualization and self-development skills. Being sensitive to oneself, others, society and the nature is found to be the core competency in attaining soft skills.

In view of this, following strategies are adopted in designing syllabus of soft skills including communication skills:

  • Exposure to various situations from personal, professional and social life of an individual demonstrating use of soft skills as against lack of them.
  • Detailed analysis of situations so as to help the learner relate to his/her own personal /professional /social life
  • Emphasis on being sensitive towards self, others, society and nature
  • Emphasis on personal effectiveness to successfully meet varied workplace situations for fresher’s
  • Focus on activities to help learners internalize and practice communication skills, soft skills and skills for job-readiness

Following soft skills are included in the syllabus:

Soft Skills

  1. Psychology of success
  2. Self-Awareness and Self-Acceptance
  3. Self-Management
  4. Interpersonal Relationships
  5. Collaboration and Cooperation
  6. Time Management
  7. Smart Goal Setting
  8. Decision Making
  9. Problem Solving (Conflict Management)
  10. Emotional Intelligence
  11. Positive Health
  12. Ethics & Values
  13. Being Sensitive towards others, Society & nature

Communication Skill

  1. Effective Communication
  2. Listening
  3. Non-Verbal Communication
  4. Interpersonal Communication
  5. Communication within a Group
  6. Social Skills (Diversity)
  7. Presentations
  8. Written Communication
  9. Email Communication
  10. Technology Mediated Communication
  11. Visual Communication
  12. Mass Communication
  13. Public Speaking

Skills of Personal Effectiveness for Job-Readiness

  1. Creative Thinking
  2. Being Flexible
  3. Scientific attitude
  4. Being Confident
  5. Being Effective
  6. Art Appreciation
  7. Rational Thinking
  8. Being innovative in 21st Century
  9. Interview Preparation & Appearing for an Interview
  10. Resume Writing
  11. Service Orientation
  12. Negotiation Skill
  13. Grooming
  14. Quality Orientation