Technical Communication Today, 6th edition
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Technical Communication Today presents computers as thinking tools that powerfully influence how we develop, produce, design and deliver technical documents and presentations. Revised chapters, new case studies and new exercises help you learn how to succeed in today's innovation-based and entrepreneurial workplace.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018
Category: Technical Communication
Table of contents
PART 1: Elements of Technical Communication
- Technical Communication in the Entrepreneurial Workplace
- Profiling Your Readers
- Working in Teams
- Managing Ethical Challenges
PART 2: Genres of Technical Communication
- Starting Your Career
- Types of Technical Descriptions
- Technical Descriptions and Specifications
- Instructions and Documentation
- Brief Reports
PART 3: Planning and Doing Research
- Thinking Like An Entrepreneu
- How to Be Persuasive
- Researching in Technical Workplaces
PART 4: Drafting, Designing, and Revising
- Organizing and Drafting
- Using Plain and Persuasive Style
- Designing Documents and Interfaces
- Creating and Using Graphics
- Revising and Editing for Usability
PART 5: Connecting with Clients
- Presenting and Pitching Your Ideas
- Writing for the Internet
- Grammar and Punctuation Guide
- English as a Second Language Guide
- Documentation Guide
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