Business Communication Courses
Core Junior Year Writing Course
SCH-MGMT 310 Management Communication, our core offering, is open to Isenberg School of Management juniors and seniors. Please note that this course is also offered during summer sessions for SOM Online and BBA students. The online version of this course features more discussion and readings, but no oral or team elements. Prerequisite: ENG 112 or 113.
SCH-MGMT 310, Management Communication
Focusing on general business writing, speaking, and managerial communication, this course features a hands-on approach suitable for all majors.
Specialized Business Communication Courses
The Business Communication Program offers several specialized courses built around the areas of interest or business major. These courses are typically offered only once during the academic year, in either the fall or spring semester. All specialized business communication courses meet the Junior Year Writing requirements for the Isenberg School. Prerequisite: ENG 112 or 113.
SCH-MGMT 310, Management Communication ESL
Instructor: Susan Johnson syllabus
A course designed for students whose first language is not English to help them communicate effectively both when writing US business documents and giving professional presentations. Contact the UG Dean's office for registration process. Maximum capacity: 18.
SCH-MGMT 315, Marketing Communication
Exploring communication and writing issues pertinent to marketing, as well as business and management in general, this course gives students practice in forms of communication that serve to promote - people, products, services, organizations, and ideas - which can be used in and applied to a number of professions. Recommended for marketing majors and other majors with emphasis or interest in communication aspects of marketing.
SCH-MGMT 317, Sport Management Communication
Instructor: Robert Bowse syllabus
This course uses sport management contexts to explore various business communication topics, forms and strategies. Special emphasis on branding and image restoration as well as basic business writing. Designed specifically for sport management majors.
Elective in Public Speaking
This elective course offers students the opportunity to develop and improve their professional oral communication skills. Please note that this course does not satisfy the School's Junior Year Writing requirement.
SCH-MGMT 292C, Mastering Oral Communication
Emphasizing oral communication skills through practice and delivery of business and career-oriented speeches. Incorporates feedback, role playing, mock interviews, and videotaping/coaching. Learn how to engage an audience, emphasize points with confident body language, and create convincing and concise talks. Designed for all business majors.