COMM06064 2016 Communicative Practice in Professional Care

General Details

Full Title
Communicative Practice in Professional Care
Transcript Title
Communicative Practice
Code
COMM06064
Attendance
90 %
Subject Area
COMM - Communication
Department
SOCS - Social Sciences
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2016 - Full Academic Year 2016-17
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Rose Banaghan-Sesta
Programme Membership
SG_WSOCI_H08 201600 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Social Care Practice SG_HSOCI_H08 201700 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Social Care Practice SG_HSOCI_H08 201900 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Social Sciences in Social Care Practice
Description

The aim of this module is to enable students to critically think about the communicative choices and practices that are crucial for effective social care practice. The module provides students with the opportunity to expand their current communicative awareness in order to enhance their future professional relationships. Key components of intrapersonal communication, interpersonal communication, and relational care will be explored.

This module maps to the CORU Standards of Proficiency below:

Domain 1: Professional Autonomy and Accountability

Domain 2: Communication, Collaborative Practice, and Team working

Domain 3: Safety & Quality

Domain 4: Professional Development

Domain 5: Professional Knowledge and Skills

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Describe the significance of intrapersonal communication (Domain 1.8, 1.22, 1.23)

2.

Reflect on personal and social digital behaviours (Domain 2.2, 4.4)

3.

Outline key perceptual processes (Domain 1.8, 1.22, 1.23)

4.

Explore the importance of core interpersonal behaviours  (Domain 1.23, 2.2, 2.11)

5.

Examine aspects of relational care necessary for effective social care practice (Domain 1.22, 1.23)

6.

Reflect on key learning experiences demonstrating a more detailed understanding of reflective models (Domain 3.5, 4.3, 4.4, 5.19)

Teaching and Learning Strategies

learning outcome

learning methodology

assessment method

1. describe the significance of intrapersonal communication

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

2. evaluate digital behaviours

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

3.outline key perceptual processes

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

4. explore the importance of core interpersonal competencies

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

5. examine aspects of relational care

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

6. discuss the relationship of communicative practice to effective social care

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

Module Assessment Strategies

learning outcome

learning methodology

assessment method

     

2. evaluate digital behaviours

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

3.outline key perceptual processes

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

4. explore the importance of core interpersonal competencies

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

5. examine aspects of relational care

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

6. discuss the relationship of communicative practice to effective social care

 

class discussion, reading, small group activity, role play

written and oral assignments – based on identifying key communicative behaviours for care - personal reflection and critical evaluation

 

This modules assessment allows for assessment of CORU Standards of Proficiency as follows:

Investigative Journal (Domain 1.8, 4.3, 4.4)

Literature Review (Domain 1.8, 1.23, 2.11, 4.4, 5.19)

Role Play Analysis (Domain 1.8, 1.22, 2.2, 2.11, 2.15)

Assignment (PDP) (Domain 3.5, 4.3, 4.4, 5.19)

Repeat Assessments

Students will complete the necessary assessment to obtain the requisite learning outcome.

Students have to complete all assessments.

Indicative Syllabus

Intrapersonal Communication

The significance of self‑awareness for professional practice

The worker as 'the tool' self‑esteem; values, attitudes and beliefs

Critical awareness and cognitive distortions

How people affect us transference, triggers, blind spots

Establishing relationships trust and liking

Johari Window and self‑disclosure

 

Digital Behaviours

Face‑to‑face communication strengths and limitations

Digital communication strengths and limitations

Critiques of digital behaviour

Connectivity as disconnection

Boredom, solitude and creativity

Nonverbal nuance and empathetic engagement

 

Perceptual processes

Stereotyping

Self‑fulling prophecy

Inattentional blindness and inattentional deafness

Primacy, recency, halo and horns effects

Confirmation and self‑serving bias and cognitive dissonance

Perceptual acuity

Strategies for perceptual accuracy

 

Core Interpersonal Behaviours

Communicative competence for professional practice

Assertiveness and advocacy

Emotional attentiveness and connection

Nonverbal awareness and nuanced communication

Verbal responses and attitudinal effects

Listening behaviours and empowerment

Negotiating conflicting perceptions

 

Aspects of Relational Care

Qualities of care

Ethics and care

Stages of relationship development

Communicative responsibility

​​​​​​Equality & empowerment  

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Investigative Journal Continuous Assessment Individual Project 20 % Week 9 1,2,3
2 Literature Review Continuous Assessment Assignment 40 % Week 10 4
3 Role Play Analysis Continuous Assessment Group Project 30 % Week 12 5
4 Written Reflection and Reflective Presentation Continuous Assessment Assignment 10 % Week 13 6

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Workshop Flat Classroom Whole group, small group and paired discussions and activities 2 Weekly 2.00
Lecture Tiered Classroom Whole group listening and participation 1 Weekly 1.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Previous Texts [currently available in the library]

Adler, R.B., Rosenfeld, L.B. and Proctor II, R.F. (2004) Interplay: the process of interpersonal

communication. 9th ed. New York: Oxford University Press.

Moss, B. (2008) Communication skills for health and social care. London: Sage.

Beebe, S.A., Beebe, S.J. :-:-amp:::: Redmond, M.V. (2005) Interpersonal communication: relating to

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Burton, G. and Dimbleby, R. (2006) Between ourselves. An introduction to interpersonal communication. 3rd ed. London: Hodder Arnold.

DeVito, J.A. (2000) Human communication. The basic course.8th ed. New York: Longman.

DeVito, J.A. (2003) Human communication. The basic course. 9th ed. New York: Longman.

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Hargie, O. (ed.) (2006) The handbook of communication skills. 3rd ed. London: Routledge.

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Lishman, J. (1994) Communication in social work. Basingstoke: Macmillan.

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Heather Bowe, Kylie Martin :-:-amp:::: Howard Manns (2014) Communication Across Cultures: Mutual Understanding in a Global World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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