This is a communication text that cuts across the disciplines of science, business, and arts. The text explains all the key communication concepts and effective strategies students can use to communicate as professionals, no matter what career they ultimately choose. It covers modern communication theory as well as essential practical skills such as active listening, verbal and non-verbal communication and negotiation.
Part 1 Perspectives on professional communication 1. Communication theory and professional practice 2. Language and communication practice 3. Non-verbal communication: meanings without words 4. Intercultural communication 5. Mediated communication 6. Professional communication research Part 2 Communication in organisations 7. Concepts and applications in interpersonal communication 8. Communicating in groups and teams to achieve professional goals 9. Interviewing and negotiating 10. Oral reports and presentations Part 3 Writing skills in professional life 11. Writing professionally: process and style 12. Writing for the workplace: content and genre 13. Academic writing
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Book with CD or DVD
Number Of Pages: 448
Published: 30th August 2012
Dimensions (cm): 24.6 x 18.9 x 2.0