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College graduates need to communicate effectively. Employers are requiring graduates to be increasingly more skilled in their language abilities: reading, writing, and speaking. They must know how to read and interpret information and communicate their ideas both orally and in writing. Our communication courses help develop and enhance students written, verbal, interpersonal communication skills and presentation techniques, to ensure success in any business environment.

General Interest Courses

We offer many in-class and online communication courses that can be taken individually, or used towards our Business Communications Certificate.

The English Placement Test is not required for General Interest Courses.

  • COM 132: Dealing With Difficult People
  • COM 101: Effective Business Writing
  • COM 122: Effective Presentations
  • COM 124: Grammar and Editing
  • COM 129: Grammar for Writing Professionals
  • COM 102: Intercultural Communication
  • COM 125: Interpersonal Communication
  • COM 131: Interpersonal Communcation
  • COM 127: Organizational Business Communication
  • COM 123: Report and Proposal Writing
  • COM 122: Research Proposals: Planning and Design
  • COM 133: World of Work
  • COM 130: Writing for the Web

College English Courses

  • WRIT 050  Introduction to College Writing Skills
  • WRIT 100  College Reading and Writing Skills
  • WRIT 200  Workplace Writing Skills
  • WRIT 120  Technical Reading and Writing Skills
  • WRIT 220  Technical Workplace Writing Skills
  • WRIT 123  Fundamentals of Grammar and Editing

Students registering into the Communication/English Credit courses for the first time must take the English Placement Test.

View the individual Communication courses above for dates, course descriptions, fees and registration information.

For further information, please contact one of our Continuous Professinal Learning staff at 416.675.6622 ext 74086/74122 or

To register for CPL courses, register online or call 416.675.5005. Please visit, Online Registration to learn how to register online.