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Business Communications (BUSN 1154)

Total Credits: 3
Lecture Credits: 3

Description: This course emphasizes both written and oral skills used in large and small businesses. You will learn to prepare memos, proposals, customer correspondence and other forms of standard written business communications. You will also learn how to prepare oral reports and lead group discussions.

Topical Outline:
1. Business Communication
2. Oral Reports
3. Written Reports and Processes
4. Groups Presentations

Learning Outcomes:
1. Expresses concepts efficiently and effectively both in oral and written form
2. Manipulate and write various correspondence in multiple mediums
3. Explain and apply the four keys of effective communication (audience, purpose, message, style and tone) in various situations
4. Select an appropriate medium and channel for communication
5. Employs high quality individual and group presentations

Prerequisites:  Placement into READ 0200 or ESOL 0052 or completion of READ 0100 or ESOL 0042