Courses & Units

Communication for Business Professionals BMA116

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Hong Kong Universal Ed

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Introduction

This unit takes a practical and interactive approach to understanding the role of communication in modern-day business. A broad range of communication concepts, theories and strategies important in the development of effective self-management and workplace skills are covered at an introductory level.

Note: As part of a joint teaching initiative between the Australian Maritime College and the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics, on campus Launceston students intending to study BMA116 Communication for Business Professionals in Semester 1, 2017, will now instead take JNB154 International Business Communications.

Summary

Unit name Communication for Business Professionals
Unit code BMA116
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Management
Coordinator

UTAS - Dr Gemma Lewis

HKUE - Michael Sims

Teaching staff

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Hong Kong Universal Ed Semester 2 On-Campus International

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $793.00 2017: $2,207.00 100799

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BMA111, BMA211, BMA216, JNB154

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Attending: involves a mix of lectures and workshops. Distance: content delivered primarily online.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

Required

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