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| ENGL122 syllabus
|COURSE NUMBER: ||ENGL122|
|COURSE TITLE:||Technical Communication|
|SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:||3|
|STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:|
Techniques of collecting and presenting technical data through the use of research, forms, and procedures. Both oral and written presentations are emphasized. Keyboarding skills required.
Place into ENGL121
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Draft and revise and learn editing skills.
- Learn to prepare texts for differing audiences.
- Learn to use online research resources and tools and computer software to construct their assignments.
- Gain more experience with types of writing related to the workplace
- Improve writing skills with special emphasis on using language which is objective, precise, concise, and appropriate in tone for the audience.
- Gain experience with teamwork and the presentation of results.
TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
- Writing resumes and cover letter.
- Writing directions and instructions.
- Writing product descriptions.
- Writing reports.
- Accomplishing tasks with teamwork using various types of writing to report the results
Investigating teamwork in the "real" world.
- Assessing teamwork.
Various free online materials, including a textbook found at https://www.prismnet.com/~hcexres/textbook/. Other instructor provided materials when needed.EVALUATION:
50 pts. |
|Cover Letter ||
50 pts. |
|Process Discussion ||
100 pts. |
Instructions ||100 pts. |
||100 pts. |
||100 pts. |
100-91% ||A |
|91-82% ||B |
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|DISABILITY SERVICES:||Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.|