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Business Fundamentals

Effective Communication

If you are aiming to use your study of courses in the Business and Finance Fundamentals program to obtain academic credit, please be aware that the final planned presentation of the Open University Assessment Course BXM191 Business and Finance Fundamentals in Practice starts October 2020. Please ensure that you allow yourself enough time to obtain all eight Certificates of Achievement from courses in the program before registering for the Assessment Course. The start dates of the relevant FutureLearn courses in 2019 and 2020 are available here . This course is intended for anyone seeking to develop their fundamental business skills, whether to increase their employability or secure a promotion. The course does not require any previous study of communication. For further information about registration, the final assessment course, your eligibility and the BA in Business Management, visit the Open University website . You can use the hashtag #FLBFcomms to talk about this course on social media.

Topics Covered
  • Making effective phone calls and writing emails
  • Online communication in a professional context
  • Delivering effective presentations
  • Writing professional reports and proposals
  • Conducting productive meetings
  • The future trends in professional communication

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Length 4 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts Apr 1 (in 10 weeks)
Cost $69
From The Open University via FutureLearn
Instructors Anna Calvi, Hilary Collins, Olivia Kelly, Elke StJohn
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Language English
Subjects Business
Tags Business & Management

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