Communication and Interpersonal Skills

EQF Level 4


Communication and Interpersonal Skills

TBC 2022
Module Type
AED 220
ECTS Credits

Module Description

This module delves into the tools to communicate, as well as to motivate and influence the outcome of communication as applicable to elderly care settings.

It aims to provide a learning opportunity allowing you to explore different styles, tools and techniques which could be used for effectively communicating with others on the workplace.

You will explore critical topics such as effective communication, the role of personality and perception in communication, influence and motivation, as well as building and gaining rapport.

Entry Requirements

Candidates who apply must be in possession of at least one of the following:


  • a pass in English Language and Mathematics;


  • an MQF Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (‘O’ Level or equivalent).

Target Audience

This course is targeted at:

  • candidates seeking a career and a formal qualification in elderly care;
  • candidates who wish to progress in their studies along the Further and Higher Education route, whilst broadening their chances of advancing in their own career path.

How you’ll be assessed

The method of assessment is assignment-based.


Module Intake Dates

TBC 2022
AED 220

Additional Info

Reading for the entire Certificate in Elderly Care as presented in this brochure costs $2,200.*

Due to the modular structure of the course, you may also opt to take individual modules as stand-alone. The entry requirements still apply.**

*Prices are applicable to students who reside in the UAE at the time of applying.

** For the price of individual modules, please contact the IDEA Academy team.

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