Who is this class for: This course is geared toward practicing engineers who are early in their careers, especially those who are either in or approaching their first leadership role. This is what some of the past students said when asked: "What is the most useful thing you could gain from this course?": "Communication methods for engineering leaders. It's a rare and comprehensive course, I think not absolutely for this specific field, as I found many interesting points concerning presentation without being an engineer." "Powerful concepts on how to build persuasive communication." "Improving interactions through effective communication." "Confidence"

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  • Beata Krupa

    Taught by:    Beata Krupa, Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication

    Rice Center for Engineering Leadership

  • Gayle Moran

    Taught by:    Gayle Moran, Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication

    Rice Center for Engineering Leadership

Basic InfoCourse 1 of 3 in the Engineering Management Certificate, Part 2: Communication Specialization.
Commitment5 weeks of study, 5-7 hours/week
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Build Your Engineering Communication Toolkit. Part 2 of 3 in the Rice Engineering Management and Leadership Certificate


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