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CHCYTH001Engage Respectfully with Young People;Assessment 1: Written Questions1.What is meant by the term cultural awareness?Cultural awareness is an understanding of the difference betweenyourself and people from other countries and backgrounds. As wellas their values, beliefs, perceptions and attitudes. 2. How can or do the media impact on the culturalcharacteristics of young people and why must you, as aservice provider, be aware of trends and fashions?The media can impact on the cultural characteristics of youngpeople by painting a negative portrait of what we should look like,by telling us how we should act or dress. As a service provider wemust be aware of trends and fashion as we should have anawareness of what cultures need to be able to wear. 3. Give an explanation of why you should have anunderstanding of youth culture or subculture?We as service providers should have an understanding of youthculture and/or subculture as it shows them that we have anunderstanding as well as an interest in their own culture, which willhelp us to build a connection with the client as well as be able tocommunicate with them better. 4. i.) Why do you think it is important to develop a rapportwith your clients?Its important to build a rapport with your clients as it helps toestablish good interpersonal relationships. When people have asolid rapport, communication and ideas can flow easily.ii.) What are 3 things you can do to develop a rapport withclients?Be Yourself.Be Friendly.Show Real Interest.
5.Why are listening and speaking skills important when usingoral communication?Listening and speaking skills are two important skills when usingoral communication, as information cannot be effectively received,transferred or exchanged without using good communication skills.