YCCS2120 Corporate Communication Strategies (6 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



This module focuses on the strategic and consulting role of communication in organizations and trains to conduct a strategic, research-based communication plans.

Learning outcomes

After completion of the course the student
- has in-depth understanding on how communication professional can take part in the strategic planning process of an orgnaization
- understands how organizational strategies are created and can apply communication strategies to the strategy of an organization
- is able to utilize communication strategically in order to solve problems of an organization
- is able to reason the communication strategies theoretically.

Description of prerequisites

Kandidaatintutkinto (tai vastaava opintomäärä) ja mahdolliset täydentävät opinnot on suoritettu.

Study materials

Artikkelipaketti ja kurssikirjallisuus.


  • Derina Holtzhausen and Ansgar Zerfass, The Routledge Handbook of Strategic Communication, New York: Routledge 2015; ISBN: 9780203094440

Completion methods

Method 1

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Parts of the completion methods
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