Catalogue 2012 - 2013

COMM 340 Business Communication


3 cr.


Junior standing and two courses in English writing with grades of "C" or better.

Course Description

This course explores the principles of effective professional writing. The course requires extensive practice in planning; organizing; writing; revising and editing; and analyzing memoranda, executive summaries, letters, reports, speeches, and other forms of writing commonly found in business and industry contexts. Students will be expected to focus on grammatical accuracy and other technical elements of English writing, as well as using concise and precise prose. Oral presentations will also be expected.




every semester.