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ENGR 156: Technical Writing for Scientists and Engineers

Units: 3

Instructs students on writing scientific and technical documents. Specific assignments will include writing a scientific abstract versus a summary, a research or design proposal, the lab report, and an original research article. Data will be provided for graphical presentation and statistical analyses. Differences between a proposal and a journal article will also be highlighted.

Course Details
Repeats Allowed for Credit: 0

Discussion included
Normal Letter Grade with Pass/No Pass option

GE Requirements
  • Approaches to Knowledge: Engineering Science
  • Approaches to Knowledge: Natural Science
  • Badge: Scientific Method
  • Badge: Practical and Applied Knowledge
  • Upper Division: Writing in the Discipline

Requisites and Restrictions
Prerequisite Courses: WRI 010 or equivalent exam
Open only to the following class level(s):
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior

Instructor Permission Required: No
Prior completion of any 3 science or engineering courses is recommended.

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