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Tuesday, January 17: All classes (credit and continuing education) at all campuses will start at 12 Noon. This also affects the Jazz Band Contest which will start at 12 Noon on the Estherville campus. All offices will open at 12 Noon.


Communication (COM)

COM-020 Communication Skills, 3 cr.
Focuses on practical writing and business communication and on the types of writing which are useful in a workplace setting. A review of basic writing skills associated with sentencing and paragraph development will be presented, as will an overview of the writing process.
COM-723 Workplace Communications, 3 cr.
Developing skills in reading, writing and listening as they apply to students’ vocational needs.
COM-725 Workplace Communications, 2 cr.
Refining of skills in reading, writing and listening as they apply to the student’s vocational needs.
COM-740 Oral Communications, 2 cr.
Introduction to basic oral communication with practice in public speaking, both impromptu and prepared, interview procedures and telephone usage.
COM-743 Oral Communication in the Workplace, 2 cr.
Writing and speaking skills for agribusiness technology students.
COM-753 Technical Communications, 3 cr.
This course is designed to prepare students for the oral and written communication situations in the working world. The major areas of study include technical communication principles, oral communications, composing technical documents, and using Standard English. Writing projects require the use of a word processing program; therefore, computer experience is recommended.
COM-780 Written Communication in Workplace, 2 cr.
Reading, writing and thinking exercises for vocational preparation.
COM-781 Written Communication in Workplace, 3 cr.   
This course focuses on composition and editing of curriculum-specific technical and business-related writing projects.  Instruction includes formatting, information gathering, document drafting, editing, and written employment strategies.
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