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1293 (v7a)
Be interviewed in an informal, one-to-one, face-to-face interview

Level: 1 Credits: 2 Marking Service


The purpose of this course is to enable learners to prepare for, and be interviewed in an informal, one-to-one, face-to-face interview.

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to do the following (in relation to specific interview situations).


  • state the purpose and possible topics of the interview
  • describe the roles of each participant
  • identify barriers to communication.

During the interview:

  • dress and behave appropriately to the situation
  • respond to interview questions clearly and accurately
  • state and explain their own viewpoint
  • adjust tone, eye contact, and posture to fit the situation and relationship between participants.