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COMM 1103 - Introduction to Business and Technical Communication

Communication Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This communication course teaches practical business communication techniques for planning, organizing, selecting, writing, and presenting information in business or industry. It covers routine memos, letters, request and reply letters, and oral presentations. NOTE: Students do not need to submit transcripts for entrance to this course. BUT, in the case of formal or informal grade appeals or reviews they will be asked to show proof of their English requirements. Students scoring below "C+" in English 12 should take COMM 1106 instead of COMM 1103. Students who wish to confirm their English level are strongly advised to take COMM 0015.

Prerequisite(s)

Students must have one of the following: 1) English 12 "67%" (C+) or equivalent (refer to BCIT's Admission page); 2) COMM 0015 score of 70 or better.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$488.09 - $497.61 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are 10 offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 31970

Fri Sep 06 - Fri Nov 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
      Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/201930_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 22, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 32300

Fri Sep 06 - Fri Nov 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
      Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/201930_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 22, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 37674

Fri Sep 06 - Fri Nov 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 22 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/201930_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 22, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 38483

Fri Sep 06 - Fri Nov 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 22 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/201930_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 22, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 38484

Fri Sep 06 - Fri Nov 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 22 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/201930_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 22, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 30852

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Nov 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Nov 25 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 462
Oct 18 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 462
Nov 15 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 462

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.51

Notes

  1. COURSE SCHEDULE: Classes are on Mondays plus 2 Fridays (October 18 and November 15). *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat. *(D)* STAT HOLIDAY: No class on Monday, October 14 and November 11, 2019.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 38506

Fri Sep 13 - Fri Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: www.bcit.ca/files/distance/pdf/comm1103_online_Sept13.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 29, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 39485

Fri Sep 13 - Fri Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: www.bcit.ca/files/distance/pdf/comm1103_online_Sept13.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, November 29, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 41513

Sat Sep 14 - Sat Nov 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$488.51

Notes

  1. . *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 44474

Sat Sep 14 - Sat Nov 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$488.51

Notes

  1. . *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Winter 2020

Below are nine offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 49887

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 73416

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 84665

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 84689

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 85820

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 86659

Fri Jan 03 - Fri Mar 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 03 - Mar 20 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$488.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important course information: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/202010_comm_1103_online.pdf . *(A)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies COMM 1100-level courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(B)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED COURSE: Course, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as the face-to-face course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. You will have readings, discussions, peer review, and assignments to complete each week (although you do NOT have to be online at a particular time or on a particular day). Your weekly participation is essential to succeed in this course. Your instructor will make arrangements with you to satisfy the oral presentation component of the course; thus, you will need access to a video recording device (ie: video camera or web camera). *(C)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: You must take the final exam at the designated time outlined below, without exception. *(D)*FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE: Friday, March 20, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, at BCIT Burnaby Campus. If you live outside 100km from BCIT, you will arrange to write the final exam at one of BCIT's network of approved Test Centres. You are directly responsible for all invigilation fees and related costs.
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Full

CRN 10721

Mon Jan 06 - Mon Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 23 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 462
Feb 21 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 462

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$497.61

Notes

  1. COURSE SCHEDULE: Classes are on Mondays plus one Friday (February 21). *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat. *(D)* STAT HOLIDAY: No class on Monday, February 17, 2020.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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Full

CRN 10722

Sat Jan 11 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 28 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$497.61

Notes

  1. *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 41818

Sat Jan 11 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 28 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 689

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$497.61

Notes

  1. *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER: You must have English 12 "67%" (C+). Refer to the course description for more details. *(B)* EQUIVALENCY: COMM 1103 is equivalent to COMM 1106 and Full-time Studies level 1 COMM courses (some exceptions apply). Search our equivalency database at www.bcit.ca/admission/transfer/ to confirm equivalencies. If your COMM course is not listed, it will not be eligible for transfer credit. *(C)* AVAILABILITY: There is very limited seating space in the classroom. No capacity override, waitlist, or late registration for this class. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. Please register in another class. This course is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. Register early to secure your seat.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Follow a systematic process in planning and writing business and technical documents.
  • Select and organize information to meet the needs of your readers.
  • Write sentences that are clear, concise, easily readable, and correct.
  • Use a positive, audience-oriented tone in written and oral communication.
  • Make written information more accessible through appropriate use of headings, lists, and white space.
  • Use the most effective strategies and patterns in organizing routine memos, emails, letters and short reports.
  • Prepare and deliver an effective oral presentation on a work-related topic.
  • Critically evaluate information to determine if it is accurate, relevant, and complete, and to use critical thinking to develop strong arguments.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2016

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