ERIC Number: EJ627788
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Assessing the Value of Client-based Group Projects in an Introductory Technical Communication Course.
Wickliff, Gregory A.
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, v11 n2 p170-91 Apr 1997
Argues for the long-term values of client-based group projects (lasting five to six weeks) in an introductory technical communication course. Presents survey results from 73 former technical communication students with two to seven years of workplace experience. Concludes these projects reinforce research, analysis, and reporting skills, such as interviewing specialists and conducting survey research. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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