Building on the work you have already completed, you are required to identify the correct process, strategy, methodology, target recipient characteristics and timing for a number of scenarios. You are required to integrate evidence of increased skills and demonstrated understanding gained from discussion forum participation. Marks will be allocated on the basis of your assessment of the scenario, understanding what needs to be done and the decisions you make as to how you would approach the situation based on the procedures discussed in your readings and discussions.
The total word count for this assignment is 1000 words. You do not need an overall introduction or conclusion. You should reference at least 6 resources in the text of the assignment.
Outline your communication approach for four of the following scenarios using the following headings. Your answers can be in point form.
· Recipient characteristics
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