Life Skills

DEPARTMENT OF MECHATRONICS

DEPARTMENT OF
LIFE SKILLS

The subject; LIFE SKILLS, inculcates personal development, effective communication and career management. The domain is about skills that one must fine-tune in order for his/her life to work better. It helps to explore abilities, skills, values, concepts, new thoughts, and ways of being and behaviours that are necessary to maximize personal and professional potential. Effective communication and interpersonal skills are crucial to increase employment marketability and to compete successfully in the business environment. The real key for being a successful person is one’s ability to put the domain knowledge into effective practice.

LIFE SKILL COURSES ARE TAUGHT ACROSS ALL DOMAINS. THE COURSES ARE AS FOLLOWS:

Semester COURSE
I ENGLISH AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS I
II PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT AND JOB SKILLS I
III ENGLISH AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS II
IV/VI PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT AND JOB SKILLS II
V ENGLISH AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS III

OBJECTIVES

By the end of life skills courses, students will be able to -

  • Understand the various components of life skills and their importance in personal and professional life.
  • Develop knowledge, understanding and skills in order to
    - Develop a Healthy Lifestyle: Personal Hygiene, Nutrition, Dressing sense
    - Develop positive social skills and etiquette
  • Use language to shape and make meaning according to purpose and context in daily life and in the professional set up
  • Become self-confident by learning interpersonal skills, team management skills and leadership skills
  • Learn Employment Seeking and Job Interview Skills
English and Communication Skills Personality Development and Job Skills
LISTENING SKILLS SELF-GROOMING AND PERSONAL HYGIENE
SPEAKING SKILLS VERBAL AND NON-VERBAL COMMUNICATION
READING SKILLS GOAL SETTING
WRITING SKILLS TEAM MANAGEMENT AND GROUP DYNAMICS
GENERAL AWARENESS TIME MANAGEMENT
E- MAIL /TELEPHONE ETIQUETTE LEADERSHIP SKILLS
GRAMMAR FOR PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL USE BUILDING ASSERTIVE BEHAVIOUR
INTERVIEW SKILLS STRESS MANAGEMENT

FACULTY PROFILE

TESTIMONIALS