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MPM731 - Business Communication for Managers

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:Nil
Unit chair:

J Molineux

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

MPR703

Contact hours:

3 hours per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

The aim of the unit is to develop the abilities of students to communicate effectively both academically at the Masters level and in business environments. Specifically, the unit is designed to provide students with the ability to utilise and choose appropriate communication techniques for different scenarios. The ability to articulate key messages using appropriate techniques and channels is a critical skill for managers facing multiple communication challenges in the 21st century.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual and group) - Written individual and team paper - 30%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Four online tests - 40%

Assessment 3 (individual) - Written and verbal feedback item (3 x 500 words, plus reflection 500 words; podcast 5 minutes) - 30%

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