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COMM 2200 - Business Communication 2

Communication Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This course provides further instruction and practice in the principles taught in COMM 1100. It concentrates on more sophisticated forms of written communication: the job application package, indirect correspondence, and reports. The course might also include modules on graphics, questionnaires, telephone techniques, and organizing and running meetings.


COMM 1100



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Prepare a career skills inventory; research and analyze job opportunities in the student’s field.
  • Prepare effective field-specific job/career documentation.
  • Use appropriate patterns of organization, style, and tone to convey negative news in written business messages.
  • Prepare and present an effective persuasive oral appeal for a given audience in a specified time.
  • Use visual presentation techniques effectively in presentations to persuade.
  • Respond appropriately and convincingly to questions during or following a persuasive presentation.
  • Write effective formal and/or informal, informational, and/or persuasive, business reports with a specific purpose and for a given audience.
  • Use recognized citation procedures and formats for documenting research sources.
  • Participate productively in meetings.
  • Prepare meeting-related documents: Agendas and Minutes.
  • Demonstrate interpersonal and intercultural sensitivity in written and oral communication tasks.
  • Participate effectively in interviews, including informational and job interviews.
  • Communicate collaboratively as an effective member of a team while preparing written or oral group projects.
  • Use critical thinking skills (such as analyze, predict, compare and contrast) to evaluate and communicate business messages.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

COMM 2200 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Business Information Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  3. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  4. Business Operations Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  5. Digital Design and Development
    Full-time   Diploma
  6. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  7. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  8. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  9. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  10. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  11. International Business Management (Global Supply Chain Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  12. International Business Management (International Business Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  13. Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  14. Marketing Management (General Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  15. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  16. Marketing Management (Professional Real Estate Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  17. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  18. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma


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