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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MCO 260 Professional and Online Communication

3 Credit(s) OC W-II

This course focuses on an introduction of forms and techniques in professional communication  environments.  We will examine the fundamental elements of synchronous and asynchronous communication with emphasis on interactive experiences as well as clear and consistent message construction for a variety of audiences. Through low-stakes and high-stakes writing and speaking assignments. students will develop abilities to compose in numerous genres. such as resumes, business letters, and oral presentations attending to different purposes and audiences. Students will have an opportunity to reflect on their written and verbal communication while also engaging in/with peer review and instructor feedback. Students must be comfortable working independently in a variety of online formats including online learning systems, social media, and multimedia websites. Three lecture hours per week.  Not open to students who have credit for COM260

Prerequisites:  WI