Business Communication

By Prof. K Preetham   |   JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), Bengaluru
Learners enrolled: 9237
The curriculum of Practical Business Communication through LSRW is developed considering the skill gap among undergraduate students. Therefore, the learners can bridge the skill gap through this course.
Through categorized LSRW modules, learners are exposed to myriad aspects of communication in the Business Environment. This equips them with the corporate desired skills.  
Learners become job-ready. 

Course Objective: 

  • Practical Business Communication through LSRW mainly focuses on equipping the learners with job-oriented language skills. 
  • The learner will be trained in most aspects of Business Communication through LSRW activities.
  • Through the course, the learner will enhance the level of confidence in communication-related Business activities. 
  • A Language diagnostic test on the 1st day will be conducted to assess the language proficiency of learners.
Course Status : Completed
Course Type : Core
Duration : 8 weeks
Category :
  • Management Studies
Credit Points : 3
Level : Undergraduate
Start Date : 29 Jan 2024
End Date : 30 Apr 2024
Enrollment Ends : 29 Feb 2024
Exam Date : 26 May 2024 IST
Shift :

Shift 2

Note: This exam date is subjected to change based on seat availability. You can check final exam date on your hall ticket.

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Course layout

Week 1: Listening Part 1
Week 2: Listening Part 2
Week 3: Speaking Part 1
Week 4: Speaking Part 2
Week 5: Reading Part 1
Week 6: Reading Part 2
Week 7: Writing Part 1
Week 8: Writing Part 2 

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Exam schedule

Books and references

Bovée, Courtland L., and John V. Thill. Business Communication Today. Pearson, 2021. 

Krizan, A. C., et al. Business Communication. South-Western Thomas Learning, 2002. 

Raman, Meenakshi, and Prakash Singh. Business Communication. OXFORD University Press, 2012.

Instructor bio

Prof. K Preetham

JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), Bengaluru

K. Preetham is a dedicated academic and professional in English Literature and Language, holding a Master's degree from Bangalore University with a university rank and KSET qualification. Demonstrating academic vigor, he has presented research papers at over 40 national and international conferences and published nine papers in UGC CARE Journals, four in peer-reviewed journals, and six in books and magazines. Committed to continuous learning, Preetham completed six SWAYAM Faculty Development Program courses and undertook forty-four online English courses from international universities. With over 200 webinar participations, he engages actively in academic activities. With over 12 years of teaching experience in various streams and proficiency in corporate training, he has contributed significantly as a Subject Matter Expert and Senior Content Developer. As an Assistant Professor at the Center for Management Studies, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), Bengaluru, Preetham actively trains CAT aspirants, reflecting his multifaceted skills and dedication to English literature and language. His scholarly contributions are accessible on Research Gate and Google Scholar, with interests extending to Environment, Fitness, and Social Issues.

Course certificate

Enrolling and learning from the course is free. However, if you wish to obtain a certificate, you must register and take the proctored exam in person at one of the designated exam centre’s. The registration URL will be announced when the registration form is open. To obtain the certification, you need to fill out the online registration form and pay the exam fee. More details will be provided when the exam registration form is published, including any potential changes. For further information on the exam locations and the conditions associated with filling out the form, please refer to the form.

Grading Policy: 

Assessment Type


Weekend Assessment


Final Exam


Certificate Eligibility:
  • 40% marks and above in weekend assessment
  • 40% marks and above in the final proctored exam


Type of Certificate



75 - 89


70 - 74


40 - 70

Successfully Completed


No Certificate

Sample Certificate:

Disclaimer: In order to be eligible for the certificate, you must register for enrolment and exams using the same email ID. If different email IDs are used, you will not be considered eligible for the certificate.

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