First Writing Assignment (Diagnostic)

Objective: For this assignment, you will provide a sample of your writing to help your instructor evaluate your strengths and areas of focus for improvement in your writing. At the same time, you will reflect on the business communication course you will be taking this term and what you can do to be successful in it.

Prompt: Respond fully to this question:

What do you hope to learn in your business communication course, and how do you plan to ensure your learning?


Consider sharing specific successes as well as challenges (if any) you may have experienced in the past and hope to remedy in your business communication class.

Assessment: As a first writing sample, this assignment is typically not graded, so relax and write naturally to provide your instructor with a snapshot of your current writing skills. Your instructor will tell you how to format your response.

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