use body language


Use and understand body language, gestures and other paralinguistic cues.

Scope notes

Includes people performing various forms of non-verbal communication at different levels of consciousness to reveal unspoken intentions or feelings or to express particular messages, either in place of, or in conjunction with, speech.

Alternative label

  • make appropriate use of body language

  • apply body language

  • able to use using body language

  • make appropriate use of non-verbal communication

  • make use of body language

  • utilise body language

Skill type

  • skill

Skill reusability level

  • transversal skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Narrower skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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