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English for Business Communication: Grammar


Your ability to communicate influences the success of your career

This online Professional Studies course will help you develop essential business correspondence language skills such as:

  • punctuation and capitalization;
  • grammar and proper usage;
  • proofreading; and,
  • use of social media.

This course will help you prepare for your job search by developing the essential business correspondence skills: grammar and proper usage, punctuation, hyphenation, division of words, capitalization, abbreviations, contractions, and proofreading. In addition, you will study and practice various forms of written communications expected by employers to reinforce language skills. Professional use of social media will also be addressed. Although the focus of this class is the learning of English, bilingual teaching methods that use American Sign Language will be applied. The course will be student-centered and responsive to individual needs based on assessments and observation in the discussions.

Tuition: $296
Course: PST 50-OL1 (credit 1)
Instructor: Dory Muller
Dates: October 2 - November 12, 2017
Registration deadline: Two weeks prior to start of class

Dory Muller

Dory Muller earned his B.A. in Psychology from the University of South Florida and his M.S. in Higher Education from Capella University. His academic and professional experience spans areas of instructional design and assessment/evaluation to teaching English as a second language. Muller currently teaches for DC Public Schools to provide English language learners a holistic and systematically aligned, quality education to become thinkers and productive members of society. His research interests include language acquisition instruction and assessment methods applied in the classroom setting.

Posted by Linda Stamper | Posted September 12, 2017 at 2:24 PM


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002