Jul 06, 2020  
2020-21 BTC Catalog 
    
2020-21 BTC Catalog
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BUS 191 Technical Communications

5 CR


This course introduces students to effective written and oral business communication. Students will learn to compose effective business writings including letters, memos, technical descriptions and procedures, reports, and employment documents. Students will learn effective oral presentation and job interviewing skills. Students will use various forms of technology including email, online file sharing, and live web conferencing. Students will need access to a web cam and audio.
Prerequisite(s): CAP 101 with a C or higher and ACCUPLACER Classic Reading (71) or higher OR ACCUPLACER NextGen Reading (247) or higher OR RDG 085 with a C or higher and ACCUPLACER Classic Sentence Skills (71) or higher OR ACCUPLACER NextGen Writing (245) or higher OR ENGL 092 with a C or higher OR Instructor permission.

NOTE: When this course is taught online, students will be expected to participate in two synchronous web conferences. It is recommended that BUS 188 (Business English) be taken before BUS 191 (Technical Communications).



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