LEC: 3 units | 2 hours per week
LAB: 0 units | 1 hour per week
Pre-requisite: Engl 3
This course aims to teach students the importance of technical writing and its similarities and differences with other types of writing. Emphasis is on planning, preparing and creating documents; and collecting, evaluating and documenting sources of information. Topics include technical research; writing process; brief correspondence; document design and graphics; writing for the web; informative and investigative reports; employment communication; presentations; proposals, technical reading; and typesetting.