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Communication Skills, Report Writing, and Courtroom Testimony for Forensic Analysts


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Upon successful completion of this unit of instruction, the student shall be able to do the following:

  • Choose the ideal modality for message delivery considering the purpose, location, and audience
  • Describe how to effectively present technical information verbally
  • Organize thoughts before writing
  • Create an extended outline for writing
  • Organize papers using bullet points, and considering flow and style

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