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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Hybrid (In-Person)
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, and 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 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Robert Villanueva
383808
Fee:
$765.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood , Remote Classroom
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Notes

Update: Consistent with updated UC system-wide requirements, Winter Quarter 2022 classes that were scheduled to be taught in-person will be held remotely for the first four weeks of the quarter. In-person meetings will resume during the week of Jan 31. If conditions change, we will evaluate appropriate adjustments and communicate them to the UCLA Extension community.

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Business Communication, Process & Product by Mary Ellen Guffey & Dana Loewy
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jan 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jan 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jan 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Feb 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Feb 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Feb 15, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Tue Feb 22, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Mar 1, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Mar 8, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Tue Mar 15, 2022
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209

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