Loading...

Course Description

Successful communicators know that effective writing is essential in a variety of professions. You will develop your writing skills through working on correspondence, such as letters, memos, and email; as well as summaries, reports and/or proposals. Topics include: composition, writing clearly, grammar, sentence structure, writing across cultures, and ethical writing. Ample opportunity for writing is available through exercises and assignments, and feedback on your writing is provided by peers as well as by the instructor.

Course Details

Course Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Write confidently in a variety of workplace documents
  • Apply basic grammar, sentence structure, and punctuation conventions to workplace writing
  • Identify and demonstrate simple and clear written avenues of expression
  • Demonstrate concrete and direct written language
  • Describe and apply ethical writing guidelines

Notes

Previous course names/numbers: Business Writing Basics (BMC 113) and Professional Writing Basics (WRI 130)

This is not an introductory writing course. Opportunities to practise grammar, punctuation and mechanics are provided; however, specific instruction in these basic skills is not the focus of the course.

Prerequisites

Prerequisite for online sections (only): Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

 

Loading...

Enrol Now - Select a section to enrol in

Type
Online
Dates
Jun 18, 2019 to Aug 26, 2019
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.

Type
Class
Days
T
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Sep 10, 2019 to Dec 10, 2019
Schedule and Location
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Instructor(s)
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

This is not an introductory writing course. Opportunities to practice grammar, punctuation and mechanics are provided; however, specific instruction in these basic skills is not the focus of the course.

Safewalk service available: 

  • Monday to Thursday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Friday to Saturday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • No service on Sundays, holidays, and designated campus closure dates.

 

Type
Online
Dates
Sep 10, 2019 to Nov 18, 2019
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Type
Online
Dates
Jan 07, 2020 to Mar 16, 2020
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Type
Class
Days
T
Time
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jan 07, 2020 to Apr 07, 2020
Schedule and Location
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Instructor(s)
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Type
Online
Dates
Apr 07, 2020 to Jun 15, 2020
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Type
Class
Days
M, T, W, Th, F
Time
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Dates
May 04, 2020 to May 08, 2020
Schedule and Location
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Instructor(s)
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Type
Online
Dates
Jun 16, 2020 to Aug 24, 2020
Hours
40.0
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $795.00
Potential Price Adjustments
Reading List / Textbook

Title: Successful Writing At Work
Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Edition: 11th
ISBN-10: 1337285013
ISBN-13: 9781337285018

Title: Rules for Writers with 2016 MLA Update & Launchpad Solo for Rules for Writers 9E
Author: Diana Hacker & Nancy Sommers 
Publisher: Macmillan Learning (MPS) – Bedford / St. Martins
Edition: July 2016
ISBN-13: 9781319227432

Section Notes

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 152 or BMC 352) 

You may not register online for this course until you have successfully completed Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course by telephone if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L). Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am Mountain Time on the start date. 

Required fields are indicated by .