Course

Communications

Communications is designed to enhance students' writing, speaking and critical thinking skills as required in academic and workplace settings.

19 Levels

Communications is designed to enhance students’ writing, speaking and critical thinking skills as required in academic and workplace settings. Students reinforce correct grammar and mechanics usage, develop specialized vocabulary, and apply effective writing techniques to produce a variety of documents. Topics covered include the communications process; the writing process (planning, composing, editing); paragraph development; email; research and documentation (A.P.A. format); essay/research paper structure; cover letter, resume, and portfolio development.

Welcome to Communications

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 1 - The Communications Process

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 2 - Perceiving the Self

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 3 - Perception of Others

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 4 - Identities

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 5 - Listening

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 6 - Verbal Communication and Language

COMS - Interpersonal Communication 7 - Non-Verbal Communication

Test 1 - Interpersonal Communication - 30%

COM – Business Communications 1 – Why Communication Matters

COM – Business Communications 2 – Communicating in Groups and Teams

Grammar Review

Assignment 1 - Presentation in PowerPoint - 15%

American Psychological Association (APA) Citation Style

COM – Business Communications 3 – The Writing Process

COM – Business Communications 4 – Audience Analysis

COM – Business Communications 5 – Revising, editing, proofreading

Assignment 2 - Essay - 15%

Test 2 - Business Communication - 30%