Online course

Soft-skills acceleration online program

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Learn and get applied insights, in an online accelerated program, on the 21st century skills, often called softskills, that are currently demanded by employers, such as complex problem solving, critical thinking, communication, project managemetn and leadership.

Accelerated learning

Applied learning

Online learning

Cost of the program: €250


Online course

Soft-skills acceleration online program

Overview

Get a comprehensive overview and get applied learning on the 21st century skills, often called softskills, that are currently demanded by employers, such as complex problem solving, critical thinking, communication, project managemetn and leadership.

Why this online course?

  • Applied learning. There are many programmes and academic courses on softskills, but there are very few practice-oriented courses, combining all the essentail sofkills required by employers in the 21st century.
  • Accelerated learning. The program provides very strait forward learning materials that include the key concepts, curated resources, application examples, analysis and discussion, so that the student can quickly acquire the kwodlege and skills.

What is the course content?

Complex problem solving

  • Creativity
  • Innovation

Critical thinking

  • Logical reasoning

Project management (PM)

  • Essentials of PM for non-technical projects

Team work

  • Collaboration

Leadership and values

  • Leadership and responsabilities
  • Productivity and accountability

Communication

  • Essentials of understanding
  • Presentations

Business writing

  • Executive summaries
  • Analysis reports
  • Office emails

Information, media and tech skills

  • Internet research literacy

 

Who should enroll?

Undergraduates, fresh graduates, young professionals, etc.

Mode of delivery and length

Entirely online program. Self-paced learning. The recommended weekly time commitment is 3-5 hours, considering the busy lifestyles of student and working professionals.

Learning methodology

  • Extraordinary selection of key concepts on the softsills alongside a carefully curation of valuable open resources to dive deep on the concepts (i.e. what is critical thinking and what good internet resources such as videos or articles can be checked out to know more).
  • Collection of readings and examples to know how the different softskills are applied in a workplace context (i.e. how creative ideas are needed in the office).
  • Collection of simulated case studies that contain analysis, discussion, and link with key needs in daily business practice (i.e. how a brifing is used to report to management about the status of a project).
  • A peer interaction through the discussion forum facilitates informal learning, application, and connections.
Cost €250
Self-paced learning
Applied learning
Accelerated learning
3-5 hours a week over 4 weeks

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