English for Professional Communication
Unit 1 Job Search Skills
Searching for a job can be tedious and extremely frustrating. This unit is designed to introduce you to the different aspects of job search skills. By the end of this unit you will 1) demonstrate the ability to use a range of methods to search for employment opportunities and identify possible sources of support; 2) read job requirements and skills in job searching; 3) write a resume using the format instructed by the lecturer; 4) write a cover letter according to the format taught; 5) use effective language for interviews; 6) understand the do’s and don’ts in attending job interviews; and 7) understand the do’s and don’ts for interviewers and interviewees.
Associate Professor Dr. Ainol Haryati Ibrahim
Ms. Ezihaslinda Ngah
Dr. Zuraina Al
Unit 2 Business Correspondence Skills
By the end of this unit you will 1) use correct punctuations in sentences; and 2) write business letters using correct format and language expressions.
Dr. Yap Chui Yan
Unit 3 Group Communication Skills
By the end of this unit you will 1) differentiate the types of meeting, their aims and purposes; 2) demonstrate the ability to lead and participate effectively in a meeting; 3) use correct language expressions as a chairman and participants in a meeting; 4) practise appropriate non-verbal communication in meetings; and 5) create meeting documents according to the correct format.
Dr. Fatimah Ali
Ms. Marziah Ramli