Business English Courses

BSEN 70, Grammar and Writing Essentials for Business
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

An intensive review of grammar and punctuation usage in business communication. Practice in writing effective business documents such as letters, memos, e-mail messages, and social media messages using well-constructed sentences and paragraphs. Practice in applying editing and proofreading skills.

CSU
Units: 3
Credit type: Credit/Degree Applicable
BSEN 74, Written Business Communication
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: BSEN 70 or ENGL 88 or ESL 188 or readiness for college-level English

Extensive practice in writing and editing business letters, memorandums, e-mail messages, social media messages, and other business documents. Class discussions on style, structure, goals of written business communication, and cultural diversity in business. Practice in using appropriate vocabulary and tone in business documents.

CSU
Units: 3
Credit type: Credit/Degree Applicable
BSEN 76, Business and Technical Report Writing
Lec-52.5 P/NP Available

ADVISE: BSEN 70 or ENGL 88 or ESL 188 or readiness for college-level English

Produce business and technical reports that present ideas clearly and persuasively, solve problems, and evaluate alternatives. Apply techniques of primary and secondary research. Present data accurately in business and technical reports. Explore collaborative tools for the report-writing demands of the digital workplace.

CSU
Units: 3
Credit type: Credit/Degree Applicable