This module aims to equip students with the business communication skills they need to be recognized as leaders among stakeholders – colleagues, superiors, and customers/clients. Working within a dynamic and connected 21st century simulated workplace, students as “executives” will learn critical skill-sets in influential leadership communication in formal and informal business settings: pitching; teamwork, meeting and negotiation; relationship, goodwill and trust-building; and thinking on their feet. The module will emphasise core principles of audience-centred, objective-driven, and context-sensitive communication; intentional, reflective and mindful communication; oral communication fundamentals of verbal, vocal, visual and aural skills; and the 7 C’s of effective business communication.
This module is taught over 1 semester with a three-hour sectional teaching per week.
By the end of the module, students should be able to:
ES2002 is a 100% Continuous Assessment module.
Students who are required to read ES1000 Foundation Academic English must pass it before taking ES2002.
MNO2706, IS2101, ES2007D, ES1601, UWC2101%