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Course Description

Do you feel like you are lacking something when it comes to knowing how to interact with others at social events or even at your workplace? Are you shy and do not know how to show confidence to others during interactions? This course has just the skills you need to learn to show confidence in yourself and your abilities of interaction with others, social, business, or personal. For instance, if you are setting up a first date, do you have the appropriate social skills to handle any situation that may arise? This course will teach you how to behave properly during a first date, so that you may have a second date.


Social skills are the most important skills we learn while interacting with others in a social, personal, or business manner. During this online course for Developing Great Social Skills, we will look at many different ways in which to build your social skills during personal and business interactions. Below are a few of the skills you will be learning in this Developing Great Social Skills lesson:


·    Definition and Necessity of Social Skills

·    Social Skill Goals

·    Communication Skills - Verbal and Non-Verbal

·    Career Prospecting Skills Needed in the Workplace

·    Skills of Diplomacy

·    Emotional Intelligence and Emotional Integrity Skills

·    Positive and Negative Thinking Skills

·    Empathy and Sympathy Skills

·    Internet Social Skills


During this course, you will not only learn the social skills above, but so much more. Do not miss the chance to learn the essential social skills needed to improve your life. Enroll for our Developing Great Social Skills online course today! 

Course Requirements

This course will not require you to have previous experience in any particular area but you should have a high school reading level. No books will be required.

Course Topics

Lesson 1: Definition and Necessity of Social Skills

Lesson 2: Social Skills

Lesson 3: Social Skill Goals

Lesson 4: Communication

Lesson 5: Career-Prospecting Skills

Lesson 6: Diplomacy

Lesson 7: Personal Presentation

Lesson 8: Emotional Integrity and Intelligence Skills

Lesson 9: Positive and Negative Thinking

Lesson 10: Empathy and Sympathy

Lesson 11: Internet Social Skills

Lesson 12: Common Etiquette for Social Skills

Course Materials

This course will not require you to have previous experience in any particular area but you should have a high school reading level. No books will be required.

Grading Policy

Several lessons will be accompanied by a brief quiz. Students will successfully complete this course by mastering all learning outcomes with 70% or higher overall grade.

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Determine what social skills are and why they are necessary.
  • Describe social skill goals.
  • Describe communication techniques you can use to strenghten social skills.
  • Determine career prospecting skills.
  • Describe diplomacy and how it can be used to increase your social skills.
  • Determine your personal presentation.
  • Know emotional integrity and intelligence skills.
  • Describe positive and negative thinking and how they influence your social skills.
  • Define empathy and sympathy.
  • Describe internet social skills.
  • Know common etiquette for social skills, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
Quiz 150
Quiz 250
Quiz 355
Quiz 450
Quiz 545
Quiz 645
Quiz 750
Quiz 850
Quiz 950
Quiz 1010
Quiz 1110
Quiz 129
The Final Exam255
Total Points:729

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