:: Technical Writing
|Dates:||01/07/2013 - 05/01/2013|
|Course Requirements:||*Students will be contacted by their instructor by UH email before the first day of instruction. Students must check their UH email for course correspondence before the first day of instruction.|
|Course Prerequisites:||English 100 with a grade of "C" or better|
|Course Description:||Provides practice in creating, designing, and transmitting technical information so that specialists and laypersons can understand it easily.
|Textbooks:||The Essentials of Technical Communication
Elizabeth Tebeaux and Sam Dragga, Paperback, 400 pages Dec 2011, Oxford UP
Books may be purchased at the Leeward CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/lcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
|Technical Requirements:||The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.
Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
|Additional Notes:||An Alternate Technology Access Plan will be made by the student prior to the start of the semester and should be implemented immediately upon encountering technical difficulties. The student is required to continue course work as a result of having an alternate plan of access while independently resolving any technical issues with hardware/software, VCR/DVD, ISP, or Cable Provider.
|Updated:||Friday, November 2, 2012 10:44:08|