Carnegie Mellon University

MSCF Business Communication II

Course Number: 46907

Concentration: General
Semester(s): Spring, Mini 4
Required/Elective: Required
Prerequisite(s): None

Financial professionals are overwhelmed with messages. The messages that break through the clutter are well crafted and persuasive using techniques that are proven to grab attention, create interest and lead to action. Financial professionals who master these skills maintain productive business relationships and produce desired business outcomes. To that end, Business Communication 2 focuses on written communication, as well as negotiation, emotional intelligence, team communication and leadership communication. Students practice writing and negotiation as well as team activities. The class involves many interactions, including role play, team exercises, one-to-one interactions and peer review. Other MSCF courses also connect to this course through selected writing/speaking assignments.