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Course Details
Course Title Technical Communications
Conestoga Course Code OLRN1810
Host College Algonquin College
OntarioLearn Course Code AL-ENL1977
Start Date 05/10/2022
End Date 08/16/2022
Course Fee $453.00
Hours 48
Course Description This course includes various technical writing problems that challenge the student to generate practical solutions that are clear, focused, and expressed in appropriate language and style. The course assists students to develop sound thinking and planning skills that are fundamental to communicating successfully in technical fields. In addition, the computer is used for online research, collaboration with other students, and formatting technical information to industry standards using text and graphics.
Midterm Exam Format Not Specified
Final Exam Format No exam requirement
Final Exam Group 05/10/2022 
Other Evaluation Details Quizzes 30%, Project 70%
Minimum Passing Mark 50
Mandatory Chats Yes
Mandatory Group Work No
Other Details
Platform d2l/brightspace
Computer Software Requirements PowerPoint and Word Processing Software
Additional We suggest you do not purchase your textbook(s) until approximately two weeks prior to the course start date as textbook(s) may change
Textbook Information Purchase textbook from No substitutions unless otherwise stated.
  Textbook #1 Textbook #2 Textbook #3 Textbook #4
Textbook Title Effective Communication for the Technical Professions
Author Jennifer MacLennan
Publisher Oxford University Press
Edition 2nd Edition
ISBN 9780195444681
Special Instructions No substitute for textbooks unless otherwise stated
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