Skip to contentSkip to Find CoursesSkip to main catalog navigationSkip to website navigation

BUS. 401 Business Communications

Find Courses

Search by Keyword

Browse Courses by Subject Code

Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

An overview of effective business communication skills and their direct relationship to workplace success. Emphasis is placed on the planning, organizing, composing, and revising of business documents such as letters, memos, reports, and emails. Presentation skills, professional behavior in the workplace, and current communication technologies are included with an emphasis on real world problem solving. Digital communication topics include presentation software, emails, business-relevant social media, and mobile technologies.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: ENGL 100 or ENGL 105
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E2c
Transfer Credit: CSU
C-ID: BUS 115