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Business communications (6 points)


Leader: Fay Maglen (First and second semester) + Dineli Mather (Winter semester - IBL stream)

Clayton First semester 2003 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2003 (Day)
South Africa Second semester 2003 (Day)
Clayton W 2003 (Day)
Clayton First semester 2004 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2004 (Day)
South Africa Second semester 2004 (Day)
Clayton W 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: Communications theory and practice; intra-personal, interpersonal, public and mass communication; matching register (listening, speaking reading and writing and non-verbal behaviours) to context, audience and purpose; active-interactive listening; oral presentations - organisation, planning and delivery; writing - business and technical reports, memos, business letters, job applications and CVs, use of graphics; meetings and interviews - protocols and procedures; negotiation skills and conflict resolution; organisational culture and practices - professional roles and relationships, cross-cultural interactions, ethics and liability issues.

Assessment: Assignments: 70% + Examination (2 hours): 30% + Attendance at tutorials is compulsory

Contact Hours: One1-hour lecture and one 2-hour tutorial per week

Prohibitions: CSC1040, CSC1050, SYS2204, MGW2100, MGW1100, CSE1304, CSE1305, ELC1001, MMS1001, GCO1063, MGW1230

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