ERIC Number: ED252868
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb
Reference Count: 0
The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication Proceedings (7th, Buena Vista, Florida, February 13-15, 1980).
Book, Virginia A., Ed.
Articles in these proceedings of a conference of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication represent the views of professional communicators and academicians who share a concern for providing breadth and quality of preparation of present and future technical communicators. The 11 papers discuss the following topics: (1) technical communication by nonverbal means, (2) alternative forms in oral technical communication, (3) implications of the computer on technical communication for the publications department manager, (4) technical writing in the community college, (5) guidelines for establishing and supervising student internships in technical communication and mass media, (6) gaining support for a technical communication program at a two-year general purpose university, (7) computer impact on teaching technical communication, (8) technical writing for engineering students at the community college, (9) a proposed two-year technical communication program, (10) problems of developing an undergraduate degree program in technical communication in a general-purpose university, and (11) developing a graduate degree program in technical communication. The minutes of the Council's business meeting, a list of those attending, and a current membership list are also included. (HTH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication.
Identifiers: Writing Programs
Note: For 1974-1984 conference proceedings, see ED 132 630, CS 208 733 and CS 208 735-742.