Business Writing

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Course No: ENGL.2240-061; SIS Class Nbr: 13076

Course Description

Studies the theory and practice of writing letters, memoranda and reports on specific business and technical problems. Registration preference for students enrolled in Business programs.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites:
  • Special Notes: Note: Students may not receive credit for both 42.224 and 42.226
  • Section Notes: P: ENGL.1020; If you are looking to sharpen your business writing skills, this course is for you. Along with learning how to write documents from the interoffice memorandum to the final project on the Fortune 500 company of your choice, you will also learn about interesting and exciting topics. These topics include email protocol and Internet use in the workplace.
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Claudine Perreault
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Nov 05
  • Chat Hours: Mon 6-7pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1110
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: Contemporary Communications Certificate, B.A. in English, B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Information Technology: Business Minor Option

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