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Fall 2013 Course Descriptions

English 3005  Technical Communication

Section 001       CRN 90774
Binns
Technical Communication     1100-1150 MWF

This course will introduce the essential elements of technical communication. Students learn to analyze writing situations, including the purpose for writing, assumed audiences, and appropriate styles and tones. We examine various genres of technical writing throughout the semester. Students also practice drafting, evaluating, and revising professional documents. Through peer response, several writing assignments, and oral presentations, this course offers students the opportunity to improve their writing, editing, and speaking skills. (Group 1)