2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
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2020 - 2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BUSI 120 - Business Communications

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This is a course offering based on the importance of effective communications, oral and written, in the dynamic environment of today’s business. The subject matter encompasses the study and practical experience in writing effective business communications and presentations. Both phases are developed through planning of each communication to reinforce the art of persuasion, articulate expression, style, and use of psychological insight.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Demonstrate the communication process, writing process, functions and principles of effective business communications
  2. Identify the terminology used in the business field.
  3. Produce coherent business messages appropriate for the situation:  email, letter, report or blog
  4. Develop proficiency in oral discourse by oral Informative and Persuasive presentations. 
  5. Complete the Peer Review Form for one speech