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2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

EN 415 Technical Writing


This intensive study of technical documents for various careers covers catalogue descriptions, descriptions of mechanisms, instructional and procedural manuals, bids, requests for bids, proposals, reports, memos and letters responding to customer inquiries. It emphasizes preparation of effectively written documents for various audiences (from expert to non-expert) and purposes. It presents the integration of graphic and copy elements in well-structured and designed documents. It includes individual and group assignments from a problem-solving approach. It requires portfolios of work in progress and two spoken presentations.