A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.
Module Details: COMM1601
This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.
|Code||COMM1601||The unique code for this module.|
|Name||Communication Studies and I.T. Skills||The name of this module.|
|ECTS||5||The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.|
|School||School of Control Systems and Electrical Engineering||The School responsible for this module.|
|Level||Honours Degree (NQAI level 8)||The level of programmes that normally use this module.|
|Stage||1||The programme stage at which this module is normally given.|
|Duration||13 weeks||The time that this module usually lasts.|
|Prerequisite||Codes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.|
|Corequisite||Codes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.|
|Author||Paul Gilmer, Paula Kelly, Cecilia Chan||The person who wrote the module descriptor.|
|Keywords||Communication Skills||The areas that this module is related to.|
|Description||This module deals with the theoretical and practical application of good communication and IT skills with particular relevance to the industrial world. Students will learn the theory and practice of business communication with a strong emphasis on skills development. The course will introduce students to communication theory and principles, communication in the organisation, communication in groups and the various written, oral and visual media used in business. The students will also learn how to use a computer to organise, source, retrieve and present information.||A brief description of the module.|
|Revision||04 Jun 2007||The date of last revision of this information.|
|LectureHrs||2 hours/week||The number of hours per week of lectures for this module.|
|TutorialHrs||1 hour/week||The number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.|
|LabHrs||2 hours/week||The number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.|
|Descriptor||COMM1601.pdf (uploaded 15 Nov 2006)||Full details of the module.|
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