Courses Catalogue

Communication Skills

COURSE CODE: UCC 1201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Information Technology, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Course Description:

In the words of Stephen Covey, " Communication is the most important skill in life, we spend most of our waking hours communicating". This course helps to highlight the nature, dynamics, processes and technological influences of communication in the field of computing. It involves the practical steps to become more effective in communicating

Course Objective:

By the end of this course, the student will be equipped with improved skills in:

1. Reading, writing and disseminating of information;

2. Collecting and synthesizing information;

3. Critical thinking and problem-solving;

 4. Utilizing the library and other educational resources. 

Course Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course, the student will be able to effectively:

1. Read, write and disseminate  information;

2. Collect and synthesize information;

3. Generate solutions using critical thinking and problem-solving skills;

4. Utilize the library and other educational resources.