COM5107 - Professional Communication Skills

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Media and Communication
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course is designed to enhance students' professional skills for communication purposes, with an emphasis on effective oral and written forms of communication via extensive practices. The training draws heavily on relevant theories in intercultural communication, organizational communication, and business communication, which provides intellectual foundations for the design, production, and delivery of professional communication messages. Also emphasized throughout the training are professional codes of ethics and values. At the end of the training, students are expected to be able to master a variety of oral skills such as interviewing, presentation, negotiation, and discussions and to be able to produce written documents for a variety of contexts such as news releases, policy reports, business proposals, and academic papers.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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