Introduction to Professional Writing

Introduction to Professional Writing
Transitioning students from writing for academic audiences to writing for readers of workplace documents. Assignments are modeled after common situations professional writers encounter in the workplace; learning to employ the writing process effectively, analyze audience, communicate technical information, implement document design, collaborate with a team, use technology to present information, and apply research within organizations.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 ProgramsContaining ENGL 323
Course Outcomes: 

Document design and production

Students will produce a variety of effective professional/ technical documents.

Students will use digital tools effectively and appropriately to create professional documents.

Students will implement appropriately and effectively principles of document design.

Students will communicate and work effectively in a team.

Students will apply and design appropriate research methods for workplaces.