Course Schedule

ENGL 211 Technical Report Writing II

Course Schedule

Schedule of Readings and Assignments

The readings below are in Handbook of Technical Writing (HTW) or The Quick and Easy Guides for Writers (QEG). In most cases, reading topics will be discussed the week they are assigned. Please bring your textbook to class.
Meeting Date
Reading Assigned 
Homework Due
Week One
Week Two HTW Preparation,  QEG Technical Descriptions, QEG Definitions
Week Three HTW Research, QEG Reports and Studies, QEG Abstracts, "Unusual" Search Tools
 Product Description
Week Four HTW Organization, HTW Methods of Development, HTW Outlining, QEG Instructions and Procedures
Week Five HTW Writing a Draft, HTW Proofreading, QEG Written Proposals
Instructions Revision
Week Six HTW Design and Visuals, QEG Using Graphics, QEG Resume
Project Proposal
Week Seven HTW Revision, QEG Electronic Documents, QEG HTML
Web Page (In Class)
Week Eight HTW Progress and Activity Reports,  Principals of Graphic Design
Week Nine No Class! HTW Specifications, QEG White Papers
Progress Report
Week Ten An Intellectual Property Law Primer for Multimedia and Web Developers
Week Eleven Final Project Presentations
Final Project & Presentation

Web Resources for Technical Writing

Instructor: George Knox Phone: 503-977-4475 E-mail: Office: TBA

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Last Modified: March 2003.