SMT Communication and Relational Skills

  • Online delivery
  • eClass

Essen­tial to the suc­cess­ful sup­ply chain pro­fes­sion­al are the com­pe­ten­cies of lis­ten­ing skills, spo­ken and writ­ten com­mu­ni­ca­tion, per­sua­sive­ness and the abil­i­ty to explain com­plex issues up and down the orga­ni­za­tion and around the sup­ply chain. Anoth­er crit­i­cal abil­i­ty is build­ing effec­tive inter-orga­ni­za­tion­al sup­ply chain rela­tion­ships. Learn how to cre­ate and deliv­er strong pre­sen­ta­tions and how to be pro­fes­sion­al in your spo­ken com­mu­ni­ca­tions by look­ing at steak, siz­zle and style. Non-ver­bal com­mu­ni­ca­tion such as appear­ance and body lan­guage are also explored. Guid­ance on pro­duc­ing clear, con­cise and com­pelling reports and writ­ten com­mu­ni­ca­tion, and exam­ines do’s and don’ts in elec­tron­ic com­mu­ni­ca­tion today.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Offered:


Fall courses: all online

All courses will be delivered online, including many that were previously unavailable in the online format.

If you do see a program on our website announced as an in-person or downtown Edmonton offering, please disregard the format – but not the program. There will be no in-person offerings through the Faculty of Extension for the Fall term.

Get ready to keep learning! Register for a course and join us online this Fall.

Syn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In synchronous online courses, students move through the course material at the same pace as their peers. These courses also provide learners with pre-scheduled online lectures that have the instructor and students interacting at the same time. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

All of us at Extension are looking forward to welcoming you to our virtual classrooms this season with courses that are tailor-made for online delivery. Join us!
Weekday daytime (Fri)
Nov 20, 2020Nov 27, 2020
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8:30 am – 4:30 pm

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Class info
  • This is a syn­chro­nous course that fea­tures live online activ­i­ties at pre­de­ter­mined times. For the real-time class­room ses­sions, a com­put­er with both audio input and out­put (such as a micro­phone-equipped head­set) is required. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • Cost assistance: May be eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant and the Canada Training Benefit. (view all)
    Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages (groups of 4 or more) are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at corporate.learning@ualberta.ca for pre­ferred pricing.
  • Department consent required to register. Please contact us at extnreg@ualberta.ca
Currently counts towards

* If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

You can register for and take a course without applying and enrolling into the program.

We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

Looking for different course dates?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

  • 1 scheduled
  • Online delivery


Fall courses: all online

All courses will be delivered online, including many that were previously unavailable in the online format.

If you do see a program on our website announced as an in-person or downtown Edmonton offering, please disregard the format – but not the program. There will be no in-person offerings through the Faculty of Extension for the Fall term.

Get ready to keep learning! Register for a course and join us online this Fall.