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COMM 1120 - Communication 1

Communication Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This is an applied communication course that examines systematic techniques to communicate effectively and professionally in the workplace; its goal is to introduce students to technical writing skills and presentation skills needed to succeed in career- related courses and at work.

Prerequisite(s)

Students must have one of the following: 1) English 12 "67%+" or equivalent; 2) COMM 0015 score of 70+.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$494.99

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 55862

Wed Apr 10 - Wed Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Wed 14:30 - 17:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 108

Instructor

Ivana Gotovac

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.99

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT: Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Interior Design program. *(A)*COMM 1120 IS A MANDATORY CO-REQUISITE for the INTD courses in term one. Transfer credit, PLAR, and exemption requests will not be considered for this course. If you have further questions, contact BCIT_Interior_Design@bcit.ca. *(B)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important prerequisite info: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/comm1120_prerequisite_requirement.pdf . *(B)*PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 final grade of 67%+ (C+). If you do not have the required English 12 mark, you CANNOT register for COMM 1120. You can register for an English upgrading course. *(C)*THERE IS VERY LIMITED SEATING SPACE IN THE CLASSROOM. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. No capacity override or waitlist for this course. COMM 1120 is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term.
  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 55743

Fri Apr 12 - Fri Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Jun 28 Online

Instructor

Janice Klassen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.99

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. IMPORTANT: Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Interior Design program. *(A)*COMM 1120 IS A MANDATORY CO-REQUISITE for the INTD courses in term one. Transfer credit, PLAR, and exemption requests will not be considered for this course. If you have further questions, contact BCIT_Interior_Design@bcit.ca. *(B)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important prerequisite info: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/comm1120_prerequisite_requirement.pdf *(B)*PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 final grade of 67%+ (C+). If you do not have the required English 12 mark, you CANNOT register for COMM 1120. You can register for an English upgrading course. *(C)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED 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. *(D)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: If you live within 100 km from BCIT, you must write the final exam at BCIT Burnaby Campus on Friday, June 28, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, without exception. If you live outside 100 km 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 55861

Fri Apr 12 - Fri Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Jun 28 Online

Instructor

Frances Kirson

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.99

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. IMPORTANT: Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Interior Design program. COMM 1120 is a mandatory co-requisite for the INTD courses in term one. Transfer credit, PLAR, and exemption requests will not be considered for this course. If you have further questions, contact BCIT_Interior_Design@bcit.ca. *(A)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important prerequisite info: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/comm1120_prerequisite_requirement.pdf *(B)*PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 final grade of 67%+ (C+). If you do not have the required English 12 mark, you CANNOT register for COMM 1120. You can register for an English upgrading course. *(C)*THIS IS NOT A SELF-PACED 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. *(D)*MANDATORY IN-PERSON FINAL EXAM: If you live within 100 km from BCIT, you must write the final exam at BCIT Burnaby Campus on Friday, June 28, 2019, from 1830 to 2130, without exception. If you live outside 100 km 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 66099

Sat Apr 13 - Sat Jul 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jul 06 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 2745

Instructor

Ivana Gotovac

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.99

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT: Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Interior Design program. *(A)*COMM 1120 IS A MANDATORY CO-REQUISITE for the INTD courses in term one. Transfer credit, PLAR, and exemption requests will not be considered for this course. If you have further questions, contact BCIT_Interior_Design@bcit.ca. *(B)*BEFORE YOU REGISTER, click on the URL link for important prerequisite info: https://www.bcit.ca/files/cas/communication/pdf/comm1120_prerequisite_requirement.pdf . *(B)*PREREQUISITE: You must have English 12 final grade of 67%+ (C+). If you do not have the required English 12 mark, you CANNOT register for COMM 1120. You can register for an English upgrading course. *(C)*THERE IS VERY LIMITED SEATING SPACE IN THE CLASSROOM. If this class is showing full, we have already reached the maximum enrollment capacity and cannot accept further registrants. No capacity override or waitlist for this course. COMM 1120 is offered every term, so you will also have the opportunity to take it next term. *(D)STAT HOLIDAY: No class Saturday, April 20, 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

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student should be able to:

  • Determine the purpose and target audience for a variety of communication tasks.
  • Select and organize information to meet the needs of a specific audience.
  • Make information understandable to listeners and readers.
  • Write clear, concise and grammatically correct sentences and paragraphs.
  • Use language effectively.
  • Use an appropriate tone in written and oral communications.
  • Write instructions and describe processes.
  • Use graphics appropriately in written and oral communications.
  • Plan, organize, and deliver an informative oral presentation on a work-related topic.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

COMM 1120 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Interior Design
    Part-time   Certificate

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Business Communication Essentials, 5Th Ed W. Mybuscommlab,+ Custom Etext Rvp
Author Bovee
Copyright 2015
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-1-32341-271-8
Price $123.50
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