Professional Development Unit

Unit Description: The Professional Development Unit will help you write and revise multiple documents for the job application process and will provide useful guidelines for everyday workplace correspondence. This Unit will cover the following skills and genres:

  • Audience-Centered Communication
  • Document Design
  • Workplace Ettiquette
  • Peer-Review Procedures
  • Résumés and Curricula Vitae
  • Application/Cover Letters
  • Professional Emails
  • Online Professional Networks
  • Summaries for Executive Audiences
  • Professional Interviews
  • Writing Style and Mechanics

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Professional Development Assignment

Professional Development Readings

Grammar and Mechanics PowerPoint

Style Analysis Worksheet

Example Student Projects