Kinesics 101 - Learn to Read Body Language
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Reading Body Language, Using it to Your AdvantageHaving the ability to read body language can go a long way in helping you throughout your life. You can learn to understand the cues, or signs, that people show when they tell a lie, or when they are unsure of themselves. Knowing what to look for and how to use this information can be helpful in your personal life, as well as in your career. Being able to read body language can help you ace a job interview. It can make a date go smoother and it can help you excel at reaching your goals.
In this course you will learn what body language is, about different emotions, how to read body language and how to use the information to your personal and career advantage. You'll learn about cultural differences as it pertains to body language, the power of first impressions and intuition and how to ask the questions and be an active listener when you get responses. Don't shake another hand until you have learned all you can from the information in this course!
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Lesson 1: Introduction to Body LanguageThis lesson explains how certain gestures, eye contact, and other non-verbal forms of communication can be an indicator of what a person is thinking.
Lesson 2: Body Language BasicsThis lesson describes how posture, angles, and expressions can be read by another person.
Lesson 3: Body Language Varying by GroupThis lesson discusses the concept of body language as it relates to babies and children.
Lesson 4: Body Language That Displays Different EmotionsThis lesson explains how the arms, legs, eyes, head, and posture can be used to determine what a person is feeling.
Lesson 5: How to Read Body LanguageEye contact, nail biting, and facial expressions are just a few of the ways you can read body language.
Lesson 6: Using Body Language to Your Personal AdvantageThis lesson describes how to use your body language to aid in a job search.
Lesson 7: Using Body Language in Your CareerThis lesson discusses how body language skills are used in professional settings.
Lesson 8: Discovering PatternsImitating others' body language can make them feel more comfortable.
Lesson 9: The Power of First ImpressionsBody language will help with that first impression!
Lesson 10: Asking the Right Questions, Listening to the AnswersHow you ask a question can also make a big difference. Positive body language makes an impression.
Lesson 11: The Power of IntuitionThis lesson discusses the relationship between intuition and body language.
Lesson 12: Self ReflectionThis lesson discusses how our self esteem affects our body language, and how others perceive us.
Lesson 13: Supplemental InformationThis lesson gives terminology and related websites.
Additional Course Information
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Course Title: Kinesics 101 - Learn to Read Body LanguageCourse Number: 7550242Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countriesCourse Type: How ToCEU Value: 0.7 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earnedAssessment Method: Lesson assignments and review examsCourse URL: kinesics.onlineclasses.comInstructor: Michelle MoneySyllabus: View SyllabusDuration: Continuous: Enroll anytime!Requirements: View Technical RequirementsCourse Fee: $50.00 (no CEU Certification) || with CEU Certification: $75.00
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Learning OutcomesBy successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Describe basics behind reading body language.
- Describe variations in body language of different groups.
- Identify and describe body language that displays different emotions.
- Summarize body reading techniques and clues.
- Summarize using body language to your personal advantage and to help your career.
- Identify patterns in a person's body language and interpret what they mean.
- Recognize and use the power of intuition.
- Perform self reflection on yourself and analyze your own body language messages, and
- Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
An Introduction Assignment 5 Assignment 1: Understanding Body Language Assignment 25 Lesson 1 Exam Exam 16 Assignment 2: Personal Space - A Cultural Perspective Assignment 25 Lesson 2 Exam Exam 20 Assignment 3: Body Language and Children Assignment 25 Lesson 3 Exam Exam 20 Assignment 4: Reading Body Language Assignment 25 Lesson 4 Exam Exam 20 Assignment 5: Reading Body Language Assignment 25 Lesson 5 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 6: Body Language in the Workplace Assignment 25 Lesson 6 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 7: Putting Theory into Practice Assignment 25 Lesson 7 Exam Exam 18 Assignment 8: Identifying Body Language Patterns Assignment 25 Lesson 8 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 9: Making a Good First Impression Assignment 25 Lesson 9 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 10: Active Listening Assignment 25 Lesson 10 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 11: Understanding Intuition Assignment 25 Lesson 11 Exam Exam 19 Assignment 12: Becoming Self Aware Assignment 25 Lesson 12 Exam Exam 20 Total Points: 533
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