UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Professional Communication and Office Management online short course

Course starts 15 February 2018

Course information

Registration Closes:
9 February 2018
Course Starts:
15 February 2018
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R12,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
9 February 2018
Course Starts:
15 February 2018
Length:
10 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

Want to become the cornerstone of an efficient 21st century organisation by investing in an online communications course?

The best office management and office administration professionals aren't just supporting players. They add value in a way that makes them vital to an organisation's success.

Be the most reliable employee in your company and always ensure your office runs smoothly under your supervision and office management by taking a communications course. From communicating on the
phone to planning company events and taking meeting minutes, this office management and communications course
provides a comprehensive overview of all tasks performed by an office administrator.

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What will set you apart

Use this office management course to learn how to:

  • Perform a variety of secretarial, administrative and professional communication tasks efficiently and accurately
  • Develop your office and professional communication in a multicultural society by making appropriate and sensitive communication choices
  • Make use of new information technology advancements affecting the quality, speed, accuracy and tidiness of business documentation with this online communications course

 

Course curriculum

Maximise your career performance level for the office administration position you want with a communications course. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study in your own time on this office management course, guided by professional communication industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover on this online communications course:

  • Orientation module: Welcome to your Virtual Learning Environment
  • Course Module 1: Business documentation
  • Course Module 2: Communication in a multicultural society
  • Course Module 3: Word processing and new media communication
  • Course Module 4: Internet, email and telephone management
  • Course Module 5: Office administration
  • Course Module 6: Information management
  • Course Module 7: Meeting management and presentation skills and tools
  • Course Module 8: Organisation and personal effectiveness
  • Course Module 9: Event organisation
  • Course Module 10: Basics of project administration

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this course you earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.
Disclaimer: The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 15 February 2018.

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