001 Instructor: Cheng T/R 9:20-10:50am
002 Instructor: Cheng T/R 11:00-12:20pm
003 Instructor: Cheng T/R 2:00-3:20pm
004 Instructor: Staff T/R 2:00-3:20pm
This course readies students for the kinds and purposes of professional writing they will do in their professional careers in technology, science, and engineering. Writing in these fields supports design processes, research studies, problem solving, and business transactions. In studying the theory and practice of writing in specialized environments, students will develop strategies for adjusting content, style, design, and delivery method to different rhetorical contexts. This course often operates as a writing intensive workshop where student participation is necessary and vital. This course is not a review of basic composition or grammar skills, although students will learn techniques for successful revising and editing.