Barriers to communication - structuring the message

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Last Published  01 August 2012

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Barriers to communication – structuring the message - PowerPoint presentation

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Use this PowerPoint presentation on communication barriers when introducing this tool.
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One- and two-way communication

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Use this activity to demonstrate the effectiveness of two-way communication.
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Structuring the message

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Use this small-group activity to assess learning about the structure of the message and how the way you structure a message can have a strong effect on how it is received.
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Structuring the message - follow-up activities

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These are follow-up activities to use to reinforce learning about barriers to communication.
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Structuring the message - evaluation of learning

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Use this worksheet to evaluate how the structure of the message affects what the receiver takes from it. It also gives you a chance to think about types of effective communication.
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The medium and the message

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Last Published: 01 Aug 2012
Use this activity to match appropriate mediums to various types of message using the lists of appropriate and inappropriate mediums.
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Understanding the medium

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Use this factsheet to look at the different ways we communicate and how that medium affects the way the message is received.
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Understanding the message

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Last Published: 01 Aug 2012
Use this factsheet to think about the the meaning of the message being conveyed. Is your message understood?