Course Details

Leadership Communication

The objective of this course is to enhance the communication skills of participants in business settings as executive leaders, with a focus on face-to-face, interactive oral communication. This class covers the basic competencies of leadership communication, including active listening, powerful questioning and presentation skills. The focus will be on: 1) communication competencies in the context of executive leadership; 2) presenting and addressing corporate audiences. Assessment will be based on in-class participation, performance on communication exercises, and a final presentation. Please note that this is an introductory course geared towards students with ~1-5 years of business experience. Required reading and viewing material will be posted in the syllabus on Canvas.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 960-0
Additional Course Information: MSL students only


Course History

Fall 2017
Title: Leadership Communication
Faculty: Ramanathan, Ramasubban Sankaran
Egan, Alexandra
Section: 1     Credits: 0.5
Capacity: 30     Actual: 22

Fall 2016
Title: Effective Business Communication in Synchronous Settings
Faculty: Ramanathan, Ramasubban Sankaran
Egan, Alexandra
Section: 1     Credits: 1.0
Capacity: 30     Actual: 18