Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C-" or better in (WRTG 2010 OR ESL 1060 OR EAS 1060) AND Full Major status in (Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering). Corequisites: CE Major - (ECE 3991 OR CS 3991) OR ECE Major - (ECE 3300 OR 3110 OR 3500 OR 3600).
Requirement Designation:
Upper Division Communication/Writing
This course is designed to prepare students for writing and communication efforts specific to their careers in engineering. Students will develop written and oral communication skills through shorter in-class and homework assignments and an oral presentation. In addition, students will begin a proposal in preparation for their senior year design project that will be revised during the semester. A combination or writing and oral presentation exercises will emphasize delivering information in a clear, concise fashion. Students will learn to tailor messages to different audiences: colleagues and mentors, the general public, government agencies and the media. teamwork, ethical considerations and organizational issues will also be addressed.