IIT 53800 Business Communications for IT Professionals

This course is designed to introduce students to the convention and expectations of graduate coursework and to the business and technological communication of IT professionals. Topics will include: academic integrity, academic formatting, paraphrasing, citation, and referencing; thesis writing; presentation, support, and development of ideas; coherence, language formality, language accuracy, and voice; types of academic, business, and IT writing. The goal of this course is to develop students’ abilities to communicate accurately and effectively in their academic and professional careers.