Vocal Improvement and Effective Communication

Course Overview

Build a vocal prowess and master effective communication with Vocal Improvement and Effective Communication!

Learn to make an impression and gain a voice that can be heard, understood and appreciated in any situation. Improve the sound of your voice and learn how to use it more efficiently. The aim is to develop breath support and control of the voice, developing the fullness and richness of sound, with attention paid to the establishment of firm foundation body tone and forward placement.

Enhance your ability to project a greater physical presence and air of confidence in order to improve performance and command attention. Training will also incorporate performance anxiety control, body language communication and delivery techniques.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across Northern and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Epping, Mt Druitt, Richmond, and Ryde. Enrol now!

Learn more about this course

What you will learn

Course outline

Topics include:

  • Breathing
  • Posture
  • Articulation
  • Vocal projection
  • Non verbal communication
  • Tone and pitch
  • Pausing
  • Presentation Skills
  • Storytelling

Course outcome

  • Students can expect to gain an understanding of how to use the voice more efficiently and effectively to maximise performance and be more appreciated when speaking at work and or for personal development purposes.
  • Personal feedback relevant to each student will be provided.

What you need to know

Entry requirements

This level is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior knowledge.

What you need to provide

  • All course material is provided and inclusive with course fees
  • Notepad and pen
  • Drink

Class details

Start Date29 June 2024
End Date29 June 2024
Time9:00am - 12:00pm
TutorPaul Taylor
Location Chatswood Campus


Delivery Mode

To meet the needs of our students Macquarie Community College balances delivery and engagement across permanent, regular and temporary delivery sites and offer face-to-face, remote zoom classes and self-paced learning options.

Ways to Study

  • On campus

Our college campus locations are:

    • Blacktown
    • Chatswood
    • Carlingford
    • Epping
    • Ryde
    • Mt Druitt
  • Virtual classroom
  • Complete workplace training
  • Combine ways to study


How you got questions? Please see our comprehensive FAQ page for everything you need to know about Macquarie Community College, our policies, student support, application and enrolment procedures.

How to Enrol

Step 1

Anyone 18 years or older may enrol into our non-accredited short courses by: • choosing the course you are interested in and; • finding a day and time that is suitable.

Step 2

After selecting your course and class. click ‘’Enrol Now’’ and enter your details. • You will be asked to verify your email through a secure link sent to your email address. • Once you have returned to the enrolment page you will proceed through the secure checkout and payment process. • Alternatively, you can call customer service on 1300 845 888. To view our Terms and Conditions, please visit: https://www.macquarie.nsw.edu.au/terms-and-conditions/

Step 3

Once your enrolment has been processed, you will receive the following emails: • Enrolment confirmation: you will receive this immediately after your enrolment has been processed. Please check and read your Terms and conditions. • Tax invoice: the payer of your enrolment will receive this immediately after your enrolment has been processed. • Course reminder: you will receive a reminder the day prior to your class commencement. • Zoom link (for remote zoom classes only): you will receive a Zoom link and password the day prior to class commencement. If your course has multiple sessions, use the same link and password to access each session.