Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-801-385 025757 Communicating-Writing
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-801-385 COMMUNICATING-WRITING ...writing techniques, memos, letters, descriptions, instructions, and the job-seeking process (Prerequisite: A placement value of 5100; OR Accuplacer Reading score greater/equal to 50 AND Sentence Skills score greater/equal to 60; OR ACT Reading score greater/equal to 15 AND English score greater/equal to 16; OR preparatory courses-contact an academic advisor at 920-498-5444)
Total Credits1
Prior Learning Assessments
  1. Portfolio
Course Competencies
  1. Use proper grammar, spelling, usage and mechanics in all documents.
  2. Demonstrate the writing process in technical writing.
  3. Use correct tone for audience and purpose of a written document.
  4. Use appropriate writing style for technical documents.
  5. Demonstrate principles of document design in technical writing.
  6. Write workplace documents.
  7. Assess personal interests and skills and organize personal data for a job search.
  8. Compose job-seeking documents.
  9. Evaluate job-search techniques and practice interview techniques.