Communication in Business

Course No: BUS 270       

Course Title: Communication in Business

Credits:  3


Catalog Description

Develop the critical oral and written managerial communication skills required of professionals.  Students learn the characteristics of effective business communication, including the need to identify audiences and their preferred communication styles.  Written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills are built through a variety of exercises that include crafting email, letters, memos, executive summaries, and visual aids. Students learn how to incorporate evidence and effectively structure communications to deliver negative and positive business news, how to contend with ethical considerations, and how to communicate persuasively. Additionally focuses on tables, figures, and graphs to enhance all forms of communication.


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