Accommodate audience & context needs in oral/signed communication (Free Preview)

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US No. 119472
NQF Level 03
Credits  5

Learners at this level are aware of their audiences and purposes for communication. They adapt their style and language register to the requirements of different situations. They are able to listen and speak/sign confidently in both formal and familiar settings. They can articulate their purposes and reasons for the adoption of a particular register and style in any situation. They can usually identify the assumptions and inferences implicit in what people say/sign and how they say/sign it.

Unit standard range:
The learner can engage in oral/signed interactions in a variety of formal and informal contexts in socio-cultural, learning and workplace situations.


  1. Interact successfully in oral/signed communication.
  2. Use strategies that capture and retain the interest of an audience.
  3. Identify and respond to manipulative use of language.


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