Robert A Mayer / 1/21/2014 - 5/15/2014
This course is an overview and practice of the priniciples and applications of technical communication for those students who expect to write on the job. Assignments are related to each student's background and field of interest. Topics include letters, instructions, reports, and technical presentations, as well as audience analysis, the writing process, graphics, document design, and the ethics of technical communication. Especially appropriate for science, engineering, business, and pre-professional majors. Prerequisite: ENGL 101 and computer proficiency.