COM10007 Professional Communication Practice

Unit code: COM10007

Duration: 1 Teaching Period

Contact hours: Recommended 8 hours of study per week

About this unit

This unit aims to introduce the vital role communication plays in professional life. In covering ideas and skills fundamental to professional communication success, it aims to build not only competence but also your confidence in functioning as an ethical communicator able to use a range of techniques to achieve desired outcomes.


The following topics are covered in this unit:

  • Basic Research Techniques
  • Information Acquisition and Organisation
  • Resource Evaluation
  • Academic Writing Skills
  • Theories of Communication
  • Writing for a Corporate Audience
  • Writing for the Digital Age
  • Intercultural Communications
  • Effective Presentation Techniques