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Course Overview

The subject aims to provide an overview of business communication. It aims to equip students with skills in report writing and oral presentations. The subject aims at enabling students to write logical reports and make appropriate recommendations to solve problems, as well as deliver professional presentations.





Students will be provided with skills on how to prepare, plan and write investigative reports using case notes, and present information relevantly and succinctly using appropriate visuals. They will also draw inferences based on data and make suitable recommendations on how to solve problems addressed in the report. In addition, they will cite relevant sources and provide references.


For oral presentation, students will plan, prepare and deliver oral presentations that are professional and audience-centered. They will also be trained on how to use appropriate visuals. In addition, they will learn how to handle questions posed and respond appropriately to them.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications. 


To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular unit, please click on the following courses: 


What You'll Learn

  • Types of Business Writing 
  • References and Citations
  • Planning a report
  • Analysing data to write a report
  • Writing a report
  • Planning oral presentations
  • Making oral presentations
  • Handling questions in presentations



Modes of Assessment


  • Report
  • Oral Presentation
  • Test





Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the following courses:


Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

18 October 2021

03 May - 05 July 2021

7pm to 10pm
Once a week


Steps to follow in your application:


Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UBN - Modular - Security & Fire Safety Studies, UBZ - Modular - Security, Workplace Safety & Health and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5 - Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 S$166.92
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1,097.82

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With effect from 1 Jul 2020, the Workforce Training Scheme (WTS) will be replaced by Work Support Scheme (WSS), for more information, please visit:

Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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    Please call or email us your enquiry.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding.

  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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