ERIC Number: ED252871
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication Proceedings (10th, Lincoln, Nebraska, April 7-8, 1983).
Kelley, Patrick M., Ed.; And Others
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 for present and future technical communicators. The 10 papers discuss the following topics: (1) changes and modifications in the technical writing program at Oklahoma State University, (2) the technical writing internship program at Oklahoma State University, (3) designing a professional technical communication degree program, (4) undergraduate and graduate programs in technical writing at Penn State University, (5) technical writing internships at Eastern Washington University, (6) a two-year progress report on the technical writing program at Case Western Reserve University, (7) teaching problem-solving strategies in the technical communication classroom, (8) the communication minor program for engineering and science students at the University of Missouri-Rolla, (9) planning a technical writing program at Kansas Technical Institute, and (10) a contemplative view of technical writing. Minutes from the Council's annual business meeting, the conference program, and a list of Council members are included. (HTH)
Descriptors: Education Work Relationship, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Internship Programs, Program Content, Program Descriptions, Teaching Methods, Technical Writing, Undergraduate Study, Writing Instruction
Patrick M. Kelley, Clark College, 1800 East McLoughlin Blvd., Vancouver, WA 98663 ($7.50, including postage, while supply lasts).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; 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.