ETRIC121 - Technical Communications with Lab

A study of written and oral communication techniques to develop necessary skills to write and plan technical formatted documents.  Students will learn skills to write resume and cover letters. This course emphasizes on the skills employees demand in today's workforce such as thinking, listening, composing, revising and editing. This course features an engaging learning style where student use real-world models and write-to-learn activities to expand oral presentations and research based projects.

Credits: 5

Prerequisites: AMATH 170, ENGR& 111, ENGR& 112

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Winter, Summer

Outcomes

  1. Create written documents using expressive and expository writing to convey personal observations and feelings.
  2. Observe engineering activities, collect primary experimental data to produce successful reports.
  3. Generate successful resumes, cover letters and other workplace reports.
  4. Prepare and give special Power Point presentations to meet the needs of specific audiences.
  5. Plan draft and revise written engineering documents or reports to increase workplace productivity.