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Course SummaryThis comprehensive study guide is designed to prepare you for the Thomas Edison Credit-by-Examination Program (TECEP) Managerial Communications exam. You'll find brief lessons and practice quizzes that cover all of the material you can expect to encounter on the test.
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About This Course
With this study guide, you can be ready to take the TECEP Managerial Communications exam in less than two weeks. Lessons are accessible at any time, from any device, making it possible to work at your own pace and study when it's convenient for you. There's no quicker and easier way to earn 3 transferrable college credits.
This course covers topics you would study in an upper-level business course. Topics addressed in this study guide include group communication methods, the use of visuals in workplace communications, inter- and intrapersonal communications and interviewing techniques. You can also study workplace conflict, business presentations, effective listening and managerial report writing.
Syllabus & Course Information
You can expect to gain mastery of the following objectives when you use this study guide. You will be tested on each of these subjects when taking the TECEP Managerial Communications exam. Once you finish with all lessons, you can take a final exam to determine if you are ready to take this TECEP exam.
- Detail the history and characteristics of managerial communication
- Point out the use of technology in business communication
- Explain how to create effective managerial reports
- Understand verbal and nonverbal communication methods and skills
- Discuss the use of managerial listening skills
- Define and explain conflict management
- Identify intercultural communication techniques
- Relate techniques for successful participation and management of meetings and interviews
- Understand emerging issues in managerial communications
While there are no prerequisites for this course, some students choose to complete Business 100: Intro to Business prior to completing Managerial Communications.
With 111 lessons divided into 14 chapters, this comprehensive study guide covers all of the topics you could be tested on when taking the TECEP Managerial Communications exam. The lessons are easy to review, lasting 5-10 minutes apiece, and each one contains a self-assessment quiz that ensures your understanding of the material before you move on to the next topic. Instructors can be contacted if you have any questions about any of these lessons.
TECEP Managerial Communications Exam Information
Passing the TECEP Managerial Communications exam grants you 3 credits in managerial communications that can be used at Thomas Edison University or transferred to another school. This study guide covers all the information you'd learn in a traditional managerial communication course, but at a fraction of the cost.
- Number and Type of Questions: 60 multiple-choice questions, 1 essay
- Time Limit: 3 hours
- Number of Credits: 3 credits
- Exam Cost: $114 for matriculated students, $156 for non-matriculated students
TECEP Managerial Communications Exam Breakdown
|TECEP Exam Concept||Percent of the TECEP Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Managerial Communication: History, Characteristics, the Managerial Dynamic, Communication Using Technology||10%||6 questions||24|
|Writing Effective Managerial Reports||20%||12 questions||14|
|Verbal and Nonverbal Communication||20%||12 questions||18|
|Conflict Management and Intercultural Communication||25%||15 questions||22|
|Interviews and Meetings||15%||9 questions||14|
|Emerging Issues||10%||6 questions||8|
Earn TECEP Credit
Our TECEP Managerial Communications prep course is the fastest and easiest way to prepare for this exam and quickly gain credit. The TECEP Managerial Communications exam is worth the equivalent of a 3-credit course. This can satisfy credits towards your degree, whether you are a student at Thomas Edison University or attend another college or university. If you wish to transfer credits, check with your registrar to find out your schools specific transfer policy.
Study Schedule for the TECEP Managerial Communications Exam
This course consists of nearly 15 hours of instruction. With videos being easily accessible on any mobile device, you can study on your time. The table below will show when you'll be ready for the exam.
|Study Frequency||When You'll Be Ready for the Exam|
|3 hours a day; 3 days a week||About 1 1/2 weeks|
|2 hours a day; 3 days a week||About 2 1/2 weeks|
|1 hour a day; 3 days a week||5 weeks|
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