ITEC 242 provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be a successful business communicator. Topics include (but are not limited to): theory and processes in business communication, principles of business communication, composing effective messages (including resumes and cover letters) and delivering presentations.
Prerequisites: ENGL 101 and 102
Eligible for Graduation with Leadership Distinction: Professional and Civic Engagement Track
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The student who successfully completes ITEC 242: Business Communications will be able to:
- Recall, interpret and analyze the principles of business communication,
- Develop and compose effective business correspondence, including routine messages, persuasive messages, bad-news messages, social media messages, and reports,
- Develop and compose an effective cover letter and resume, and
- Design, deliver, and assess compelling presentations with the assistance of technology.