Writing: Plans and Skills

Objectives

The objectives of this class are

This class assumes that in the main, computer scientists will be writing technical reports and not "works of literature." The other assumption (perhaps false) is that students are well-versed in writing as a result of their freshman English classes, but not necessarily as applied to technical writing.

Class Notes

Writing Expectations

NOTE: NO grade will be assigned to the grammar and spelling elements of a written assignment, and no penalty is associated with poor writing, but we will NOT accept any assignments which present grossly inadequate grammar and poor spelling. Take advantage of technology to check your spelling and grammar, but do not rely on it totally.

Why do you write?

Examination questions

References

Helpful Advice


Last updated 2002/08/14
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