Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: ENGL                                     Course Number: 311                                    
Course Title: Technical Writing
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course introduces students to the kinds of skills they will need to have in technically oriented professional careers. The curriculum is guided by the technical writing needs of business, industry, and society. Students write using various formats including, resumes, application letters, short reports, proposals, business plans, progress reports, and user guides. They review writing process and audience analysis, conventions, graphics, and document design. Web research skills, on-line writing, and library skills are also covered in the course.

Prerequisite: ENGL 210, ENGL 212, and permission of the department chair.
  • 3 class hours.

Start Date:    08/31/2003                         End Date: