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Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Saylor Academy | Evaluated Learning Experience

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Corporate Communication (BUS210)

119 hours.
Various locations throughout the United States and the world.

August 2011 - January 2019.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: explain why effective communication is important in a corporate environment; apply theories and observations of verbal communication to real-world communication challenges; use information about perceptions to analyze themselves and also the audiences to which businesses distribute messages; critique common formats of written business communication by recognizing standard and nonstandard elements in examples of each format; create business presentations that use verbal and nonverbal communication techniques effectively; recognize the importance of intrapersonal and interpersonal communication in business environments; recognize the impact of cultural differences on effective communication and understand the steps to becoming acculturated for international assignments; prepare a crisis communication plan and know how to give and receive negative news; use an understanding of groups, teams, and leadership to explain how to solve problems and run productive meetings.

This course is delivered in an asynchronous, self-study format with a proctored proficiency examination. View the course here:
Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Business (11/12).