Writing Technically

Course Description

This class will cover the essentials of writing clear, concise proposals, reports, technical manuals, letters, memos, bid specifications, websites and other Information Technology documents. The student will also learn how to conduct a professional presentation.

Course Goal

Students will demonstrate an understand of the technical writing process through the writing of effective documents.

Course Rationale

Technical communication is the process of transmitting facts and information to a defined audience for specific purposes. Employees who can produce focused, clear documents often have the competitive edge over others who are less skilled with written communications. (Rutherfoord)