Faculty Resources: Integrating Essential Skills into your Courses


Faculty – click on the Essential Skill below to go to references and resources that will help you define that Skill in the context of your program and integrate practice in it into your courses.




  • Creative Thinking and Problem Solving Skills
  • Oral Communication Skills
  • Writing Skills
  • Interpersonal, Teamwork and Leadership Skills (including working in groups)
  • Personal Management Skills (including Study Skills)
  • Reading and Information Skills (including citing your references and using the Library well)
  • Visual Literacy Skills
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Intercultural Skills
  • Technological Skills (including using myKwantlen, Moodle, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Citizenship and Global Perspective