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Technical Writing/Interpersonal Skills BLDT 2031

Construction Operations/Supervision Course

Course details

Continues from BLDT 1051. Further development of writing skills required in the construction industry as well as basic instruction in interpersonal skills and human relations.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$557.80

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of BLDT 2031 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 44686

Duration

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 44686
  • $557.80
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$557.80

Important information
  1. This is not an ESL course. BLDT 1051 is prerquisite to this course
Status

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

By the time you have completed this course, you should be able to:

  • Create documents that follow the conventions of correct grammar, spelling, mechanics, and punctuation.
  • Generate, draft, and revise memoranda, business letters, reports, and proposals following correct business conventions with respect to format, structure, style, and content.
  • Prepare an effective resume and cover letter following correct business conventions with respect to format, structure, style, and content.
  • Put into effect basic technical writing strategies including preparation of an expanded definition of a term and instructions for a simple procedure.
  • Identify and apply several interpersonal communication techniques to improve human relations in the workplace including two-way communication strategies, assertiveness, interview techniques, and decision-making strategies.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Technical Writing/Interpersonal Skills (BLDT 2031) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Supervision
    Certificate Part-time

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