Biz Com 1 : Course Details

Conducted by
Professor Logandran Balavijendran
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Office : 151326, Office Tel : 02-820-5586

Consultation Time (please make an appointment because my schedule might change)

  • Tuesday (11.30am to 2.30pm)
  • Thursday (3.30pm to 5.30pm)
  • Friday (5.30 to 6.30)


Course Notes

Part 1 : Ethics in Business

We discuss what ethics are and how they affect companies. We talk about the role of companies, and divide ethics in business into 3 categories, and discuss questions in those categories. We look at the difference between Ethical Problems and Ethical Mistakes, and finally, focus on Ethics in Business Communication.

Download : Notes , ppt

Part 2 : Meetings and Other Group Based Communication

We analyze the different forms of group based communication and understand how they should be used. We look into meetings in detail, covering areas like meeting tools, preparation and meeting management.

Download : Part I - Understanding Meetings, Part II - Meeting Tools,

Part 3 : Public Presentations

We explore the skills and techniques required to deliver a strong business presentation, both as groups and individuals. Some things we will cover are Preparation and Planning, Visual Aids, Questions and Answers. We will also analyze some examples.

Download : Public Business Presentations




You will have one main assignment this semester, which is Project Company! Your goal is to create and execute a business. You will be evaluated on the process of establishing and running your company, and not on your profit margin.

Visit the Project Company page for more details. Or click here for your Remaining schedule of the semester.