Communications (COMM)

Course descriptions

2293 Communications

3.0 credit hours

Prerequisite: MGMT 1281 and CISY 1225.

This course emphasizes professional writing skills and prepares students to communicate effectively.  Students learn to write clear, concise memoranda, letters, reports, resumes, and other documents.  The course focuses mainly on written communication skills and strategies.

3394 Oral Communications and Presentation Techniques

3.0 credit hours

Prerequisite: COMM 2293.

This course focuses on oral communication in a business setting. The course will give students the opportunity to learn techniques and strategies related to the development, organization, and delivery of oral communications with an emphasis on business presentations. Topics will include topic selection and refinement, development of support material, and presentation polishing and delivery. Students will participate in and evaluate presentations.