COMM 1213 N3

Communication 1

Development of the basic skills needed for effective communications. Communication theory is introduced. Grammar and sentence structure are taught. Emphasis is upon developing an effective, concise, direct writing style. Students also learn the appropriate techniques and formats for writing reports and letters, and how to plan and deliver oral presentations and speak in public. The textbook can be ordered online from Amazon: please be sure to use ISBN: 9780132385688

Instructor: Kendra Carmichael
Prerequisites:
 None.
Course Type: Online; Continuous-intake. Register anytime and learn at your own pace


This introductory course will develop the skills you need for effective communication in professional environments.

Topics include:

  • Assessing your audience
  • Crafting professional emails and instant messages
  • Planning, organizing, and writing proposals and reports


You will develop your critical thinking and your ability to write clearly, concisely, and professionally in a variety of business contexts.