Personal Communications

Personal Enrichment

Offered through Continuing Education

@ Meramec | South County Education & University Center

Develop the way you communicate - both verbally and nonverbally - for optimized interactions.

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Call 314-984-7777 to register for fall classes by phone, or click the button above to register and pay online.

Nonverbal Communication: How to Speak and Listen Without Words

Avoid miscommunication and become a better communicator overall! Learn about the extraordinary amount of information that can be provided through nonverbal communication and how a simple movement or facial expression can completely contradict what message you are trying to get across. Understand how to identify, interpret and use basic nonverbal cues to improve your communication skills.
COMM:711 | $39 | Age 60+: $22.50
F50 | Tu 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Erin De Vore | Oct. 2-9 | STLCC-SC, 118

No Sweat Public Speaking

Speaking opportunities are business, career and leadership opportunities! Are you making the most of those speaking opportunities? Learn how to develop, practice and deliver Knock Your Socks Off presentations with-NO SWEAT! Instructor will present: the components, parts and elements of a presentation; tips for taking a presentation from 'blah' to 'ah'; and the fear of public speaking. Class taught by a local speaker, coach and author.
COMM:715 | $39 | Age 60+: $21
F02 | Tu 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Fred Miller | Sept. 25-Oct. 9 | MC - BA, 203
F01 | W 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Fred Miller | Nov. 7-21 | MC - BA, 112

Interpersonal Communications

Learn how you can improve your interpersonal communication by taking an in-depth look at your speaking habits, modes of expression and non-verbal behavior. Role-playing exercises will give you the chance to practice and assess interpersonal strategies used in various situations and develop your skills to utilize these strategies based on your goals, needs and situations. Leave class with the ability to monitor your communication competence through self-awareness, a skill that can help you in every area of your life.
COMM:765 | $49 | Age 60+: $29.50
F01 | Th 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Kevin Renick | Oct. 25-Nov. 15 | MC - SO, 109

We have more! Interested in improving communication with coworkers and within teams? We offer a variety of communications courses specially geared toward professionals. Learn more on here.

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