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Minor in Technical Communication


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    A minor in technical communication enables students to add valuable skills to their present field or discipline. For example, students majoring in sciences or technology may want to add a writing component to their degree to increase job opportunities upon graduation.

    What will I study?

    Technical Communication Minor (24-25 Credits)
    For current information about program requirements, please see current EWU Catalog.

    Required Courses (20 credits)

    TCOM 205 Introduction to Technical Communication (5)
    TCOM 305 Information Design and Usability (5)
    TCOM 404 Software Documentation (5)
    TCOM 407 Proposal Writing (5)

    Elective-one 300 or 400-level TCOM, JRNM, or ENGL course (4-5 credits)

    Select in consultation with technical communication faculty.

    Note: the prerequisite for ENGL 205 is ENGL 201. Students transferring to Eastern Washington University may need to take ENGL 201.

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    Department of English
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    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.6039
    fax: 509.359.6206

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