Full course description
Learn practical tips and techniques for successful business writing. This course provides a basic understanding of grammatical relationships rather than mere memorization of rules. Acquire skills to better target your audience and establish positive communications with your clients. Enhance your writing skills through a variety of multimedia content, games, discussions, and practicing various styles of common business writing tasks. Upon completion, you will have a reference portfolio of assignments. This course will increase your confidence and proficiency in both personal and professional correspondence.
After completing the modules, you will be able to:
- Write and respond to professional memos, emails, and letters.
- Write or respond to a formal inquiry letter.
- Create effective brochures, flyers, and presentations.
Module Topics Include
- Commonly confused words, spelling, and grammar mistakes
- Informative and persuasive writing
- Email and interoffice instant messaging
- Free Rice, Grammarly and other helpful websites
Meet the Instructor
Kimberly Hilton is an Associate Professor of English at Ivy Tech Community College.
Professional Development and Continuing Education provides next-level training designed to meet the needs of Indiana’s professionals, workforce, and employers. Programming includes professional development classes open to the public that build knowledge of new or developing fields, increase existing skills and knowledge, and allow professional students to explore new skills and career opportunities. We also produce customized contract training designed for business, industry, government, and nonprofit leaders. Many of the classes and programs lead to certificates and continuing education credits (CEUs) for professionals.