Never before has there been such a demand on employees and supervisors to ensure their writing reflects the professional image of the companies or organizations they work for. But with the mass of correspondence in most workplaces, it can be difficult to consistently produce flawless writing. Learn some useful strategies for writing quickly, correctly, and professionally as you write and edit emails, letters, and other documents. The course includes workshops, discussion, and writing exercises to help you improve and hone your business writing skills.
- Meyer, Carolyn. Communicating for Results: A Canadian Student’s Guide, 3rd Edition
- Messenger, William E. The Canadian Writer’s Handbook, 6th Edition
- OR Messenger, William E. The Concise Canadian Writer’s Handbook
This course can be applied to the UBC Certificate in Professional Communication.
This course is offered 100% online.