This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to articulate, present and debate ideas in a work or broader life context using creative techniques in order to provoke response, reaction and critical discussion.
This unit applies to individuals who contribute and present ideas that may be complex in nature and may relate to new products, services, processes or creative works using a degree of risk taking and storytelling.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
1.1 Distil key themes, messages and positions to aid in clarity of thought and presentation
1.2 Reflect on different ways of communicating ideas for different purposes and to different people
1.3 Identify the enabling skills and attributes of individuals who can effectively participate in discussions about ideas
2.1 Explore and use different techniques to engage, fascinate and involve others in the process of communication and exchange
2.2 Explore the ways that storytelling can be used to communicate ideas
2.3 Create innovative approaches to different communication challenges
2.4 Be prepared to take risks in the way ideas are presented
2.5 Identify specific ways to provoke and encourage response in particular individuals or groups
3.1 Present and argue substantiated positions on ideas
3.2 Be open to critical analysis of own ideas and to the ideas of others
3.3 Identify and participate in conversations that challenge and explore different concepts and approaches and generate new ideas
3.4 Respond to questions about ideas with confidence and relevant information
3.5 Reflect on and appraise the views of others, and use to refine ideas and to embrace new ideas