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Lee E. Hochberg
B CMU 301
Seattle Campus

Strategic Business Communication

Strategic approach to communications as a management tool. Analysis of the psychology, semantics, planning, and principles of effective business writing, presenting, and interpersonal and team communication. Practical applications include written and oral messages, inform and persuade, individual and team presentations, and tools and processes to increase collaboration among members of a team.

Class description

The objective of Business Communications 301 is to improve your written and oral communication skills. You’ll learn appropriate style for written and oral reports in a business setting; refine techniques that make your reports, emails, and other communications clear, concise, and effective; learn how to improve oral presentations with effective visuals; build confidence speaking before a group, develop skills for working within a group.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Lee E. Hochberg
Date: 12/07/2011