Body Language Basics Coursework


Body Language Basics Certification

Course Duration: 12 hours - Requisition: 28 days

Can you tell if someone is telling the truth just by looking at them? It is a skill that a lot of people do not have. Through Body Language Basics you will be given a set of tools to use to your advantage. These tools can be utilized in the office and at home. Understanding Body Language will provide you a great advantage in your daily communications.

Body Language Basics will provide you with a great set of skills to understand that what is not said is just as important than what is said. It will also give you the ability to see and understand how your own Body Language is being seen. You will be able to adjust and improve the way you communicate through non-verbal communications.

Career Pathway 

  • Family Business Owner
  • Small Business Owner
  • Manager & Supervisor
  • HR Management
  • Manufacturer Executive


  • Case Study
  • Multiple choice questions quiz


  • Gain quality workplace skills and experience to help launch your career.
  • Develop work-related skills and experiences that are recognized by employers. 
  • Develop independence and confidence in an adult learning environment. 
  • Gain an insight into various industry areas to help you decide on a career pathway. 
  • Potentially gain recognition for prior learning for your previous study or work.
  • High-quality course written by industry experts with easy to understand course content
  • Course materials provided online with unlimited tutor support – no textbooks to buy
  • Gain an Australian Certificate upon your successful completion of coursework (Certificate hard copy will be posted to you)
  • Course may be tax deductible - see your tax advisor

Coursework Objectives:

  • Define body language.
  • Understand the benefits and purpose of interpreting body language.
  • Learn to interpret basic body language movements.
  • Recognize common mistakes when interpreting body language.
  • Understand your own body language and what you are communicating.
  • Practice your body language skills.

Course Contents

Sales and Marketing

Module One: Getting Started

Coursework Objectives

Module Two: Communicating with Body Language

Learning a New Language

The Power of Body Language

More than Words

Actions Speak Louder than Words

Case Study

Module Two: Review Questions

Module Three: Reading Body Language

Head Position

Translating Gestures into Words

Open Vs. Closed Body Language

The Eyes Have It

Case Study

Module Three: Review Questions

Module Four: Body Language Mistakes

Poor Posture

Invading Personal Space

Quick Movements


Case Study

Module Four: Review Questions

Module Five: Gender Differences

Facial Expressions

Personal Distances

Female Body Language

Male Body Language

Case Study

Module Five: Review Questions

Module Six: Nonverbal Communication

Common Gestures

The Signals You Send to Others

It’s Not What You Say, It’s How You Say It

What Your Posture Says

Case Study

Module Six: Review Questions

Module Seven: Facial Expressions

Linked with Emotion


Facial Action Coding System (FACS)

Universal Facial Expressions

Case Study

Module Seven: Review Questions

Module Eight: Body Language in Business

Communicate with Power

Cultural Differences

Building Trust


Case Study

Module Eight: Review Questions

Module Nine: Lying and Body Language

Watch Their Hands

Forced Smiles

Eye Contact

Changes in Posture

Case Study

Module Nine: Review Questions

Module Ten: Improve Your Body Language

Be Aware of Your Movements

The Power of Confidence

Position and Posture

Practice in a Mirror

Case Study

Module Ten: Review Questions

Module Eleven: Matching Your Words to Your Movement

Involuntary Movements

Say What You Mean

Always Be Consistent

Actions Will Trump Words

Case Study

Module Eleven: Review Questions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Words from the Wise

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Module 01
    • Body Language Basics Getting Started
  • 2
    Module 02
    • Body Language Basics Communicating with Body Language
    • Body Language Case Study Module 02
    • Body Language Basics Module 02 Quiz
  • 3
    Module 03
    • Body Language Basics Reading Body Language
    • Body Language Case Study Module 03
    • Body Language Module 03 Quiz
  • 4
    Module 04
    • Body Language Basics Body Language Mistakes
    • Body Language Case Study Module 04
    • Body Language Module 04 Quiz
  • 5
    Module 05
    • Body Language Basics Gender Differences
    • Body Language Case Study Module 05
    • Body Language Module 05 Quiz
  • 6
    Module 06
    • Body Language Basics Nonverbal Communication
    • Body Language Case Study Module 06
    • Body Language Module 06 Quiz
  • 7
    Module 07
    • Body Language Basics Facial Expressions
    • Body Language Case Study Module 07
    • Body Language Module 07 Quiz
  • 8
    Module 08
    • Body Language Basics Body Language in Business
    • Body Language Case Study Module 08
    • Body Language Module 08 Quiz
  • 9
    Module 09
    • Body Language Basics Lying and Body Language
    • Body Language Case Study Module 09
    • Body Language Module 09 Quiz
  • 10
    Module 10
    • Body Language Basics Improve Your Body Language
    • Body Language Case Study Module 10
    • Body Language Module 10 Quiz
  • 11
    Module 11
    • Body Language Basics Matching Your Words to Your Movement
    • Body Language Case Study Module 11
    • Body Language Module 11 Quiz
  • 12
    Module 12
    • Body Language Basics Wrapping Up
  • 13
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