English 222: Technical Writing I

Instructor Information

Course Information

  • Semester: Fall 2007
  • Banner Course Number (CRN): 13271
  • Section 001
  • Computer Classroom: Leonard Hall – Room 213
  • Meeting Times: 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Course Syllabus

  • Course Philosophy, Goals, and Expectations
  • Course Work Policies
    • Attendance Policies
      • Roster Sheet
    • Course Grading
      • WebCT Grades
  • Course Schedule
    • End of Semester Schedule (Fall 2007)
    • Course Texts
    • Technology Requirements
    • Project Review Meetings Schedule
  • Course Evaluation
    • Research Permission Form

Course Assignments

Course Projects

Major Course Units

  • Unit 1: What is Technical Writing?
  • Unit 2: Writing Definitions
  • Unit 3: Document Design
  • Unit 4: Proposal Writing
  • Unit 5: Document Organization & Style
  • Unit 6: Instructional Writing
    • The Campus Directions Project
  • Unit 7: The Job Search
  • Unit 8: Corporate Documents
  • Unit 9: Project Delivery
  • Unit 10: Evaluation

Supplementary Course Units

  • Unit: Ethical Writing
  • Unit: Professional Presentations
  • Team Projects

    • Sample Team Projects

Course Resources