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COMM 2216 - Business Communications 2

Communication Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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Course Details

Information technology professionals spend time each day communicating orally and in writing with their supervisors, colleagues and clients. As problem-solvers and entrepreneurs in industry, you need to communicate quickly, clearly, and effectively. This course will build on the skills you learned in first term to be an efficient and professional communicator at work. You will learn how to conduct an effective job search and write the accompanying resume and cover letter to support it. You will also write effective reports, deliver a persuasive oral presentation to your set, and participate effectively in meetings and group work. You will prepare a formal report and present it orally and in writing.

Prerequisite(s)

COMM 1116 or COMM 1106 or COMM 1103

Credits

4.0

Cost

$706.69

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 42240

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Dec 12 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 12 Sat 09:00 - 13:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Laurie Izgerean

Course Outline

Cost

$706.69

Notes

  1. RESERVED: COMM 2216 is reserved for students registered in the Computing and Engineering programs. BEFORE YOU REGISTER, you must have a passing grade in COMM 1116 or COMM 1106 or COMM 1103. **(A)**If you are not a BCIT Computing or Engineering student, you will be automatically dropped from this course. BCIT refund schedule applies.
  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 46256

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Dec 12 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 12 Sat 13:30 - 17:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Laurie Izgerean

Course Outline

Cost

$706.69

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT UPDATE: Classes will be temporarily online until BCIT deems it safe to return to F2F classes. On the start date of the course, you will have access to the course link in learn.bcit.ca . RESERVED: COMM 2216 is reserved for students registered in the Computing and Engineering programs. BEFORE YOU REGISTER, you must have a passing grade in COMM 1116 or COMM 1106 or COMM 1103. **(A)**If you are not a BCIT Computing or Engineering student, you will be automatically dropped from this course. BCIT refund schedule applies.
  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 of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Write an effective resume and cover letter.
  • Write a variety of documents such as reports, proposals, instructions.
  • Design and integrate graphics.
  • Prepare and deliver a persuasive oral presentation.
  • Participate effectively in teamwork.
  • Conduct and participate in meetings productively.
  • Prepare a formal proposal and present it orally and in writing.
  • Use proper citation methods.
  • Critically evaluate information to determine if it is accurate, relevant, and complete, and to use critical thinking to develop strong arguments.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

COMM 2216 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Computer Information Technology
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Computer Systems Technology
    Full-time   Diploma

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