Undergraduate | UNE-MM105 | 2023
Communication for Business
- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Entry requirements
- Part of a degree
- 16 weeks
- 26 June 2023,
- 23 Oct 2023
About this subject
Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- recognise the role of communication and creativity in business, and devise and communicate creative solutions to business-related problems;
- employ reflection, self-awareness and emotional intelligence to develop a professional identity;
- manage individual and collaborative work processes; and
- recognise, analyse, and respond appropriately to a range of ethical, cultural and social issues.
- Topics will be available to enrolled students in the subjects Learning Management System site approximately one week prior to the commencement of the teaching period.
Businesses rely on people working together to achieve a common goal. This practical subject will equip you with the skills to interact individually, and collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders in professional situations. Studying this subject you will hone your communication skills. You will explore the role of communication, creativity and professional identity in business, and apply this knowledge to business problems. This subject will help you to lay the foundations for developing your own professional identity as a confident, capable and reliable businessperson, ready to respond to opportunities and challenges in the workplace.
Online Activities: Online formative activities over the course of the unit. 2000 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes (LOs) 1-4;
Written Task: The written task may assess a variety of skills taught in the unit. 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes (LOs) 1-4;
Workshop: Workshop activities completed in class and/or online but students must submit individual reports. 1500 words. Relates to Learning Outcomes (LOs) 1-4.
- Online Activities (40%)
- Written Task (30%)
- Workshop (30%)
For textbook details check your university's handbook, website or learning management system (LMS).
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Part of a degree
To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- UNE-LGS-DEG-2023 - Bachelor of Legal Studies
- UNE-INF-DIP-2023 - Diploma in Information Technology
- Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
- Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
- Other requirements -
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.
Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.
Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.