END TERM EXAMINATION
BTech December 2016
Communication Skills for Professionals
Time: 3 Hrs M.M.: 75
Note: Attempt all questions as directed. Internal choice is indicated.
Q1: Write short notes on ANY FIVE of the following: (5x5 = 25)
(a) Para-language in communication
(b) Soft Skills
(c) Body Language
(d) Formal reports
(e) Abstract & Summary
(f) Professional Writing
(g) Listening & Hearing
Q2: Discuss importance of communication in an organization. (10)
Q3: Discuss the role of emotional intelligence in an employee's career. (10)
Q4: Discuss how knowledge of phonetics of English helps a student have his presentation skills. (10)
Q5: Transcribe the following words: tube, quarrel, inch, life, stain, etiquette, determine, people, crescent and Australia
Q6: Write a resume for BTech candidate applying for a job in an MNC (10)
Q7: Discuss the significance, purpose & characteristics of different types of reports.
Q8: "GD plays an important role in assessing soft skills of a candidate". Comment. (10)
Q9: What role clarity of speech and voice modulation play in an effective presentation.
Q10: State the difference between references and bibliography and their importance in writing research paper. (10)
Q11: Describe various types of interviews and give tips to prepare oneself for a job interview.