Upcoming events

Wednesday, 3rd October 2018

Time: 9:30AM - 12:30PM
Location: Rm 218, Registry Building (PDU Training Room)

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Effective business writing

Course description

Do you struggle with finding the right tone for your email? Are the grammar police on your back? 

Being able to communicate clearly and professionally is a great way to improve your effectiveness and influence in the workplace.  This workshop aims to develop your communication skills, using effective business writing as your tool.

Type of course



Rachel Manning
People and Culture

Who should attend

Staff wishing to develop their written communication skills

For more information about this course, please contact the Professional Development Unit on professional.development@flinders.edu.au

What you will learn

This workshop is designed to develop effective written communication skills by focusing on:

  • The communication process and how to choose the right channel
  • The 7Cs of effective business writing
  • Planning and structuring your writing
  • The importance of effective proofreading and how to do it
  • How to avoid the grammar police!

Prerequisites / assumed knowledge