Fundamentals of Communication 101

This course teaches fundamental communication skills, including writing, speaking, listening, presentation and delivery. Practical strategies will be offered to enable students to present themselves and their work in a professional, accurate and literate manner. The course contains assignments that utilize Basic English grammar rules and instruction, proofreading proficiency, outlining and organizational formats, approaches to public speaking, techniques for managing communication apprehension, and an introduction to resume writing and interviewing.

Course Objective:

To teach students to competently and confidently communicate in both written and oral business communication contexts.

Performance Objective:

At the completion of this course, students will be able to write and speak skillfully, critically and proficiently.