COMP 250: Introduction to Scientific and Technical Communication

This course trains students in writing clear, readable, and well-organized technical communications, including presentations, end-user documentation, internal project documentation, and scientific papers.

Credit Hours

3

Description

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills in writing, presentations, and other forms of technical communication expected of them in their future roles as science and technology professionals. The course covers the following topics: principles of organizing,developing, and writing technical information; forms and conventions common to scientific and technical disciplines; presentation of technical information to various audiences; principles and techniques of oral presentations; computer-aided visual presentation techniques. This course is officially approved for “writing-intensive” credit.

Outcome

Students will learn to write clear technical documentation.

Syllabi

Semester/Year Instructor URL
Spring 2014 Roxanne Schwab https://luc.box.com/s/25vqetcz9bj6f02cxl52quiehbruir3v
Spring 2012 Dr. Greenberg https://luc.box.com/s/25vqetcz9bj6f02cxl52quiehbruir3v