English 316

Technical Writing—ENGL 316

Description

English 316 focuses on effective processes of written, oral, and visual technical communication for academic and professional settings. Students study how scientists and engineers communicate to solve problems and answer questions, including conducting library and empirical research and usability testing. Students learn conventions of organization and style appropriate in their majors, including how to incorporate tables and figures and how to use appropriate documentation styles. Students also learn how to adapt their writing for the various audiences, purposes, and contexts that they will encounter in their chosen careers.

Prerequisites

English 150 or its equivalent.

Course Coordinator

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