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Business Communication

Credits: 3Catalog #10102114

Primary focus is on developing advanced interpersonal communication skills. Topics include: effective listening, conveying ideas concisely and persuasively, and adapting one's communication style to best connect with others. Managerial applications are emphasized; examples include: successfully managing difficult ("crucial") conversations while avoiding destructive conflict, customer-facing interactions (such as complaints), business networking, negotiation tactics, and key employee interactions: performance reviews, setting SMART Goals, and disciplinary conversations. The course requires extensive "field work" to apply the concepts learned in class to the real world.

Note: Fees for fall classes are not displayed at this time because tuition rates are not yet defined by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board. Rather than provide incorrect information, no fees for fall classes will be displayed until tuition rates are received. It is estimated that fall fees will be displayed later in May 2015. Once fees are available, updated costs will appear in your student financial account.



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last updated: 09:01:09 AM May 23 2015

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Portage Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

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Class #31286
Fall 2015-2016 Sep 1 2015 -
Dec 15 2015
8:30 AM-11:00 AM
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Vaughan, Margaret B  Telepresence Seats Available: 7

 

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Class #32219
Fall 2015-2016 Nov 23 2015 -
Jan 11 2016
5:30 PM-9:30 PM
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Klawitter, Holly A  Accelerated Seats Available: 12

 

Reedsburg Campus

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Class #31307
Fall 2015-2016 Sep 1 2015 -
Dec 15 2015
8:30 AM-11:20 AM
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Vaughan, Margaret B  Telepresence Seats Available: 13

 

Truax Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

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Class #30845
Fall 2015-2016 Sep 2 2015 -
Dec 16 2015
6:00 PM-8:50 PM
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Kilsdonk, Janet M  Hybrid Seats Available: 15

 

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Class #31780
Fall 2015-2016 Nov 23 2015 -
Jan 15 2016
Online    Online Course Seats Available: 8

 

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Class #34348
Fall 2015-2016 Aug 31 2015 -
Dec 18 2015
Online Stousland, Grant R  Online Course Seats Available: 9

 

West Madison Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

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Class #32142
Fall 2015-2016 Sep 1 2015 -
Dec 17 2015
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
T R
Lester-Mittenzwei, Martha L  In Person Seats Available: 20