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The importance of oral communications among UPM business students


Mohd Salleh, Lailawati and Mohd Noah, Sidek (2000) The importance of oral communications among UPM business students. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, 8 (1). pp. 19-25. ISSN 0128-7702; ESSN: 2231-8534


In this short study, business students in Universiti Putra Malaysia were requested to respond to a set of questionnaires pertaining to their awareness of the importance of oral communication. Also, there were questions on their use of these skills when conveying messages and other information on how they acquired these skills. Results of the study show that business students in Universiti Putra Malaysia are aware of the importance of these skills and in fact, they use these skills when communicating. The study also revealed that they had acquired the skills from watching television, videos, real life speeches; communication books and, comments from friends.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Economics and Management
Faculty of Educational Studies
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Keywords: Business students; Universiti Putra Malaysia; Oral communication
Depositing User: Nur Izyan Mohd Zaki
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2009 04:01
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2015 00:26
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/3305
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