Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013
ENGL 4800 Project Portfolio
Prerequisites: TCOM 4030; Senior standing; completion of 24 hours of TCOM courses.
This course examines portfolios as professional tools for technical communicators. The course includes portfolio and writing theory along with a collaborative workshop environment. Students develop a professional portfolio of sample documents based on course project, internship experiences, and/or work history. In addition, students write a reflective paper examining their growth and maturity as technical communicators. Interviewing techniques, resume writing, and the job search process are included in the course. Cross-listed as TCOM 4800.