ERIC Number: ED388797
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Report Writing for Technical Staff. P.R.I.D.E. People Retraining for Industry Excellence.
This guide, part of a series of workplace-developed materials for retraining factory workers, provides teaching materials for a workplace course in report writing skills for technical staff. The course has been designed to help new engineers with all aspects of report writing. It covers the outline and structure of reports, brainstorming, organization, and the most effective ways to present information. It includes applications of the principles of good writing, including grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. The introductory materials include a course outline, course objectives, and a topical outline. Lesson plans for six sessions are provided. The session materials include teaching notes, information sheets, exercises, and worksheets. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Engineering, Instructional Materials, Labor Force Development, Learning Activities, Literacy Education, Technical Writing, Workplace Literacy, Writing Instruction, Writing Processes
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Mercer County Community Coll., Trenton, NJ.
Note: For related documents, see ED 351 578-599, ED 368 968-988, and CE 070 164-183.