Business Communication

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Course TypeCourse CodeNo. Of Credits
Foundation CoreSBP1BB0224

Course Description:The helps students to develop certain basic communication skills that are required by students of Business Administration. The course covers both written and oral means of communication that are required in the context of business. The course provides feedback on their presentation skills and assesses the gaps, to develop them for future successful communication.

The course, carrying 4 credits, will comprise of the following modules.

  • Introduction
  • Verbal and non-verbal Communication
  • Fundamental of Business Writing Communication
  • Oral Communication & Presentation skills
  • Reading Skills
  • Business communication in digital age
  • Employment Communication

Assessment Pattern (Tentative)


In class assessments


Individual Presentation


Group assignment and presentation


End Term


Suggested Readings

  • Kaul, A. (2009). Business communication (2nd edition). PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • Munter, M. (2013).Guide to Managerial Communication (10th edition). Pearson.
  • Roberts, S. and Roach, T. (2011). Fundamentals of business communication.Goodheart-Willcox.
  • Guffey, M.E. (2017). Business Communication: Process & Product (9th edition).Cengage Learning Custom Publishing.
  • Thill, John V. (2016).Excellence in Business Communication (12th edition). Pearson.
  • Goffman, E. (1956). The presentation of Self in everyday life. Doubleday.