Communication skills

At SFU, we communicate clearly and effectively for a variety of purposes and with a broad range of people, adapting our communication style accordingly. We actively listen, accurately read non-verbal communication and successfully convey information, thoughts and ideas with impact and influence.


LinkedIn Learning Courses

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Communication Foundations

Communication Foundations (1h 24m, Beginner)

Communicating with Diplomacy and Tact

Communicating with Diplomacy and Tack (1h 5m, Intermediate)

Effective Listening

Effective Listening (1h 4m, General)

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication (32m, Beginner)

Communication Tips

Communication Tips (3h 42m, Intermediate)


The Power of Listening, William Ury (15m)

10 Ways to have a better conversation, Celeste Headlee (11m)

How Miscommunication Happens (and how to avoid it), TED Ed (4m)

The importance of good conversation – and how to have it, John O'Leary (13m)