RE: Tech writing course in vo-tech curriculum

Subject: RE: Tech writing course in vo-tech curriculum
From: "Nora Merhar" <nmerhar -at- charlesindustries -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2001 12:43:18 -0600

It's a fine idea, although instead of replacing the comp. class with it I'd
suggest the comp. class as a prerequisite. Then I'd have the tech writing
class based around a final project in which they'd document something from
their personal specialty (whatever they are going to vocational school to

nmerhar -at- charlesindustries -dot- com

> ---------------------------
> Sorry to impose on your time, but we are very interested in your
> reaction to a proposed change we are looking to make for our required
> general education class.
> We are looking at requesting an additional option for our students in
> the communications area. We are discussing adding a Technical Writing
> class as an option in place of the composition class that all of our
> students currently take. We would like this class to concentrate on
> areas such as writing memos, Help Files, RFP's, program documents, etc.
> along with general grammar and punctuation rules.
> If you have a moment, I would really like your reaction to this possible
> change.
> Thanks for any time that you can take.
> --------------------------
> Anyone care to share their thoughts on this?

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