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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

English - ENG 116

Technical Writing

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course provides practical instruction in speaking, listening and technical writing for business and industry. Students learn to apply the principles of organizational structure, resume writing, job hunting, interviewing and technical reporting.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • ENG 55 with a minimum grade of 2.0 or minimum score of 18 ACT-English, 25 SAT-Writing and Language, 71 CPT-Sentence Skills or 250 NGA-Writing.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Apply writing process principles to plan and prepare technical documents.
  • Adapt technical communication theory to manage technical information.
  • Revise technical writing for clarity, accuracy and readability.
  • Prepare job application materials and employment-related documents.
  • Conduct secondary research for technical reports.
  • Collect primary data for technical reports.
  • Use graphics effectively.
  • Apply APA rules for citations, textual references and source documentation.
  • Design an oral presentation.
  • Deliver an oral presentation.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 116141452Technical WritingRMT3Spacil A1/24/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:54 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 116112951Technical WritingONL3Lindenberg A21/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; ENGLISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2021

 116111429Technical WritingRMT3Barnes B18/30/0Open$12.00M W  12:30 PM-01:50 PM WEBWEB
 116216172Technical WritingRMT3Tolen C18/30/0Open$12.00M  06:00 PM-08:54 PM WEBWEB

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday