Business Communications (Writing Skills)


Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student
  • Textbook: Business Communication; Building Critical Skills 6th Canadian Edition Braun, Locker, Kaczmarek

Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 60 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education


In this subject, students will explore: building effective messages, composing business messages, creating audience-focused messages, researching and reporting skills. Students will also explore job hunting skills when researching jobs, creating resumes and cover letters and preparing for the interview process.


North Bay Campus or Online –

Part 1: Building Effective Messages
Part 2: Composing Business Messages
Part 3: Creating Audience-Focused Messages
Part 4: Research and Reporting
Part 5: Building Emotional Intelligence: Interpersonal Communications
Part 6: Job Hunting

Skill Competencies: Apply the fundamentals of effective business writing communications.

Knowledge Competencies: Describe the fundamentals of effective business writing communications.