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CRI2604 Essential Communication Skills for Law Enforcement and Compliance
Credit Points: 15

In this unit plain English writing skills, report writing, summarising complex information and other forms of competent written and oral communication will be taught and practiced.  Students in policing, compliance, investigations and law enforcement will develop the communication skills necessary to work with a wide range of members of the community and to communicate with and interview clients for a range of purposes and outcomes under sensitive, emotionally charged and difficult circumstances.  Practical skills will be taught and practiced to enable students to deal sensitively and appropriately with the challenges of working with those who do not have English as a first language; indigenous clients; children and youth and the intellectually impaired individuals.



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C25Associate Degree in Criminology and Justice
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014