The ability to communicate effectively is vital to professional success. Learn effective communication behaviors and skills for contemporary organizations. Explore the dimensions of organizational communication, focusing on topics that include: listening, non-verbal communication, relational development, trust building, and values. Students engage in interactive exercises and the practical application of theory in written, oral and presentational forms.
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course (i.e. by passing this course), you will be able to:
- Describe the relationship between key organizational components and human communication processes in organizational contexts.
- Apply communication concepts and theories to evaluate common organizational communication problems and suggest strategies for improvement.
- Demonstrate the ability to critically think, express, and defend ideas in written, oral and presentational forms