Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: 'C-' or better in ((WRTG2010 OR a WR2) OR an (Assoc OR Bach Degr.)) AND Full Maj in (CE OR EE). Corequisites: 'C-' or better in ((ECE3991 OR CS3991) for CE Majors only) OR ((ECE 3300 OR 3110 OR 3500 OR 3600) for EE Majors only).
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.