Course Offerings

TECHNOLOGY 302:  Graphic Presentation and Communication

2007-08 Catalog Data:  TECH 302 Graphic Presentation and Communication (3 Credits)

Catalog Description:  Current practices in graphic communication methodology and data presentation.  Computer software for preparing documents for technical materials and group presentations.

Prerequisites:  TECH 211

Co-requisites:  None

Textbooks: Technical Communication- A Reader-Centered Approach. Anderson, Paul. V. (2007) – Sixth edition. Canada : Thomson Wadsworth. ISBN: 1413017703

Instructor:  Bryan Redington

Learning Objectives Relational ABET Learning Outcomes Assessment tools
Properly apply the fundamental principles of graphics construction techniques. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines.

D. An ability to apply creativity in the design of systems, components or processes appropriate to program objectives.

E. An ability to function effectively on teams.M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Presentation, Class activities
Properly apply the basic rules of English grammar. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines.

E. An ability to function effectively on teams.

G. An ability to communicate effectively in writing.

J. An ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.

M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Homework, Class assignments, Test
Properly apply the basic rules of written communications. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines.

E. An ability to function effectively on teams.

G. An ability to communicate effectively in writing.

J. An ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.

M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Homework, Class assignments
Properly construct technical documents, including papers, reports, business letters, memos, and instruction manuals. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines.

E. An ability to function effectively on teams.

G. An ability to communicate effectively in writing.

J. An ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.

M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Homework, Class assignments
Properly develop and deliver effective professional presentations. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines;

E. An ability to function effectively on teams;

H. An ability to communicate effectively orally;

J. An ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities;

M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Presentation
Seamlessly integrate graphics and text into professional communications, both oral and written. A. An appropriate mastery of the knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines;

E. An ability to function effectively on teams;

F. An ability to identify, analyze and solve technical problems;

G. An ability to communicate effectively in writing;

H. An ability to communicate effectively orally;

L. A commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement;

M. An ability to program computers and/or utilize computer applications effectively.
Test, Presentation