English
6715

Technical Writing

Fall
2014

 

All dates are when reading and assignments are due.

Work from the web schedule; do not print everything at the beginning of the semester. Dates and assignments may change.

Within each unit, you are responsible for scheduling your own time and working on the material. However, discussion question postings should be posted early during the unit to allow time for responses.

Due dates of major assignments are on this schedule. Homework due dates may be listed with the unit material, but all homework is always due by the last day of the unit.

Course policy statement
Student responsibility
Discussion list expectations

August

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
25

 

 
26

First day stuff

TW overview

Why bother with this class?

Writing skills
The return of writing

27

 

28 29

 

 

September

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
1

Holiday

2

Task/audience analysis

3 4

 

5

Word formatting due

8

Task/audience analysis

9 10 11

 

12

Task/audience homework due

15

Description

16

 

17

 

18

 

19

 

22

Visuals

23

 

24 25

 

26

Description: "Making Waves" due

29

Visuals

30

 

     

 

October

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday

 

1

 

2

 

3

Visuals homework due

6

Design

7 8 9

 

10

Design homework due

Design and graphics assessment

13

Fall break

14

Fall break

15

Styles and formatting

16

 

17

Styles homework due

20

Reports

21

 

22

 

23

 

24

 

27

Reports

28

 

29 30

Last day to drop

31

 

 

November

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
3

Procedures

4

 

5

Recommendation report due

6 7

 

10

Manuals

11

12

Procedures due

13 14

Manuals homework due

17

Usability

18

19

 

20 21

Usability homework due

24

Usability

25 26

Thanksgiving

27

Thanksgiving
How to celebrate

28

Thanksgiving

December

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
1

Future of TC

2

 

3

Usability test due

4 5

Synthesis paper drafts due

8

 

9 -- Class ends

 

10

 

11 12

Synthesis paper final due

Future discussion ends

 

 

 

 

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