Release date: November 2018

Developing an understanding of communications is important in a range of work and clinical scenarios. This resource addresses areas such as self-image, self-esteem, self-talk; and offers advice on external communication skills and why they are important in different situations such as with a patient, or a colleague.

Note: Complete this resource if you have not already started the old Communication Essentials resource. Please continue your progress and complete the old resource if you are already enrolled in it.


Tags: Category 1 Educational activities

Format: Each module consists of online reading materials, statistics and case studies. There are multiple-choice, true/false and short answer questions throughout the module to assist with your learning.


1. Internal Communications (30 mins)
2. External Communications - Part 1 (25 mins), Part 2 (25 mins)
3. Performance Feedback for Positive Change - Part 1 (30 mins), Part 2 (30 mins)

Authors: This was resource was developed by Fellows from The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
Version: 2
Release Date: February, 2014 Revised Date: November, 2018