OCT 121 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
OCT 121 – Business Communication
Course Number & Name: OCT 121 Business Communication
Credit Hours: 3.0 Contact Hours: 3.0 Lecture: 3.0 Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or better in OCT 106 or placement
Co-requisites: ENG 096 and RDG 096 Concurrent Courses: None
Course Description: This course reviews in a practical, step-by-step manner the major areas of grammar and language arts skills, including spelling and business terminology. Students are presented rules, examples, and intensive practice materials relating to improvement of communication skills at the business and professional level.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- utilize correct language arts skills in composing and editing business documents;
- correctly word process a variety of business correspondence; and
- utilize acceptable proofreading skills.