TASTER: Understanding and Knowing Yourself Taster

Ref: C2224797

This short taster course is to recognise, self confidence and self-esteem. How they can effect us in our daily life, what we can do to change the mindset about ourselves, How to speak confidently face to face or via a phone verbally. To accertain correct information and relay it onwards correctly, from either a convesation or via the phone.

Course aim

This short taster course is to recognise, self confidence and self-esteem, how to build into being a more confident person.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • To be able to speak confidently to a group of people
  • Recall accurately infomation and pass it onwards
  • Identify self-esteem and how to build on it
  • Construct a number of different stratagies to build self-esteem on a daily bases
  • Setting own personal goals using the SMART techinque

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning
  • You may be asked to undertake additional work in your own time to support your learning
  • You will be expected to carry out a range of activities in your own time

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions
  • A file of work will be kept which will help to record your progress

What else do I need to know?

  • It would be helpful if you had access to the internet (Mobile phone, tablet or computer at home or through a library etc.)
  • Note pad and pens to make personal notes

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • Progress to a course with another provider
  • This course could lead to a range of job opportunities. Follow link to National Careers Service for more details https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/
  • You could progress to Higher Education courses. Follow link to the PEARL website for information http://pearl.open.ac.uk/

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TASTER: Understanding and Knowing Yourself Taster Course Outline

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Conditions

You can if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • are paying with a credit/debit card or are not paying a fee because of a qualifying benefit
  • have a valid email address
  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2017
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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