Interpersonal Communication for Engineering Leaders

  • Course StartSelf-paced
  • Course Duration5 weeks
  • Workload3-5 hours per week
  • Credit OfferedCertificate Available
  • TuitionSubscription

Learn the communication skills that engineering leaders use every day to motivate, inspire, and support the people in their organizations.

Course Description

Part of the Communication Skills for Engineers specialization.

This course covers communication skills that engineering leaders use every day to motivate, inspire, and support the people in their organizations. You will learn key principles in:

  • Communicating in a global environment
  • Communicating across generations and genders
  • Communicating in a crisis situation
  • Handling difficult interpersonal conversations
  • Developing a personal brand and gaining confidence

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Any questions? Please e-mail RiceOnline@rice.edu.

Professor Information

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Gayle Moran, Ph.D.

Gayle Moran is Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication at RCEL. Most recently, she served as Lecturer in Business Communication at the Jones Graduate School of Business. Gayle has more than 20 years of professional communication expertise in a variety of industries including information technology, telecommunications, educational software, and travel technology, and has worked for […]

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Beata Krupa, Ph.D.

Beata Krupa is Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication at RCEL and Lecturer in Management in the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business. She has over ten years of experience teaching professional communication, including courses in business communication, interpersonal communication, intercultural communication and Web uses in business. She also has many years of experience […]

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