NC.CSKL-008 - Workplace Communication Strategies - John J. Francis
|Course:||Workplace Communication Strategies|
|Professor:||John J. Francis|
My name is Professor John Francis and welcome to Workplace Communication Strategies.
I am happy you are taking this course to better your professional skills. I look forward to helping you during our class.
Please contact me with any questions.
I look forward to seeing you online!
Participants assess and optimize current workplace communication skills. Differentiate content, emotions, perceptions and intentions in a communication exchange. Build an advanced communication toolkit to forward your career. Illustrate clear and congruent verbal and nonverbal messages tailored to the personalities involved, the desired outcomes, and the context.
What to Expect in this Course
This is an 8-hour course, however, it will be open for a two-week period to allow students to work at their own pace.
The course consists of online discussions and assignments based on the learning materials.
This class is offered as noncredit. All noncredit courses are graded as Pass (P) or No Pass (NP).
Textbook Information / Link to ZTC Textbook
You will find the free Open Educational Resources (OER) in our Canvas course. You will also receive access to LinkedIn Learning video resources once the course begins to complete your assignments.
Other Relevant Course Information
This course is one of two requirements that are part of the Management Toolbox Certificate. Earners of this certificate have demonstrated an understanding of delegation, communication, time management, and motivation techniques needed for a successful manager.
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Last updated: 10/25/2021 Sub#: 1061