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Business Writing (UF)

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Take away the key practices you need to develop and hone your business writing communication effectively and successfully.  Get the best practices for crafting effective, professional business documents. Find out how to avoid grammatical pitfalls. And acquire business writing principles that will be good for years to come.

Unit 1
Writing as a Process

- Audience, Purpose, and Medium
-Outlining for Successful Writing
-Organization Models (Choosing a Model that Works)
- Principles of Business Communication

Unit 2
Written Communication in the Workplace

-Writing Reports (formal and informal)
-Drafting and Revision
-Writing the First Draft
-Constructing Openings and Closings that Work

Unit 3 
Writing a Proposal

-Writing for Your Readers
-Writing Effective Content
- Safeguarding Users
-Ethical Considerations

Unit 4
Collaborative Writing and Research

-Research and Team Writing
-Collaborating Across Departments
-Working Through Conflict

Class Details

4 Sessions
Online 24/7


Dionne Felix 

CEUs : 1.6



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/8/2020 - 10/2/2020 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Dionne Felix 

Contact Us! - 952.358.8343
Normandale Community College - Continuing Education

9700 France Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55431

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