SOFT SKILLS

 An overview

The soft skills program was introduced for the M.Com programme with a view to improve communication skills and vocabulary in English, rectifies grammatical errors, and develops confidence and presentation skills of the students.  It is considered as an add-on course. The trainer meets the students once every week for a one hour session and conducts interactive sessions consisting of activities and tasks, followed by detailed feedback.

Activities conducted

Week

Activity

Type

Skills involved

Week 1

Overview of the course

Introducing a partner

Pair activity

Speaking (presentation)

Listening

Writing (Note making)

Week 2

Designing a new club

Group activity

Speaking (presentation)

Writing(short report)

Week 3

Free writing

Individual

Writing (extempore)

Week 4

Biography

Pair activity

Writing (note making)

Speaking (presentation)

Listening

Week 5

Product launch

  Group activity

Speaking(answering questions)

Writing (note making)