Advanced Technical and Professional Writing

TCC 6101 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Introduces advanced aspects of technical and professional communication. Building upon TCC 6100, this course discusses the process of creating technical content. Offers students an opportunity to create both end-user and developer documentation. Investigates both formal and informal interviewing skills, required of technical communicators to obtain technical information. Reviews presentation principles, including how to use visuals to organize and prepare an effective talk. Discusses legal, ethical, and cultural issues pertaining to technical communication. A portion of this course covers the primary tools of technical communicators.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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