Business Communications

MGMT X 109

In the business world, writing clear, concise, and comprehensible copy is critical to success. For those with limited business experience, this course provides the opportunity to improve communication in a business setting.

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Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Practice strategies to overcome writer's block
  • Create concise, appropriate, and grammatically correct work
  • Practice editing and writing letters, memos, reports, email messages, summaries, resumes, and cover letters
  • Learn vocabulary development, using correct grammar and punctuation, techniques for reducing writing time, and proofreading

About this course:

Communication, whatever method used, needs to inform. In the business environment, writing clear, concise, comprehensible copy is critical to success. In this course, learn techniques for clarifying purpose, understanding readers, and organizing ideas. Through in-class writing exercises, you practice proven strategies for overcoming writer's block and creating concise, appropriate, and grammatically correct work. Practice exercises include editing and writing letters, memos, reports, email messages, summaries, resumes, and cover letters. Additionally, you learn vocabulary development, correct grammar and punctuation, techniques for reducing writing time, and proofreading. Transferable for UC credit.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
370786
Fee:
$765.00
49 days left. Enroll by Jan 7, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Textbook TBA by William Strunk Jr. & E. B. White
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Course syllabus not yet available.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 7, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Jan 14, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Jan 21, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Jan 28, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Feb 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Feb 11, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Feb 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Feb 25, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Mar 3, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Mar 10, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Tue Mar 17, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201

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