Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jun 16, 2024  
Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

BUS 206 - Professional Communication (3 Cr.)

(WRT 206 )
Open to students from any major, this course will develop and enhance students’ skills in a range of written and verbal communications in organizational settings. The content focus will be on classic formats to produce clear and persuasive writing and presentations, but also how to more effectively use contemporary tools found in today’s business world.  Students will work on a variety of audience-oriented vehicles, including standard business correspondence; career development and human resource documents and techniques; and adapt source material to craft persuasive messages for a range of audiences. Prerequisites: College writing proficiency, WRT 181, or sophomore standing. Enrollment preference is for Business Management majors, as it is a required course. Fall semester, repeated spring semester. Poliakoff-Chen.