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School of Continuing Studies

XCPD-032 Communication in Organizations

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Dec 6—14, 2019
4 daysModules info
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
USD 1055
USD 263 per day
Apr 17—25, 2020
4 daysModules info
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
USD 1055
USD 263 per day

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Course Details

The ability to communicate effectively is one of the most important attributes of successful managers. This course explores communication networks, behaviors, climate and barriers in organizations. It also examines the manager's role in and responsibilities for communication. Specific exercises focus on skill development in written and oral communication. Topics to be covered include:

  • Information flow in organizations
  • Organizational structures
  • Status
  • Group cohesiveness
  • Writing and speaking skills, such as writing memoranda and reports and presenting information orally in briefings and meeting formats.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Describe and analyze common communication networks and barriers in organizations.
  • Discuss the manager's role in and responsibilities for organizational communications.
  • Apply writing skills such as preparation of memoranda and reports.
  • Present information orally in briefings and meetings.

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