This course introduces students to three types of technical writing found singly or in combination in most, if not all, technical documentation: definitions, instructions and process descriptions. NOTE: Students do not need to submit transcripts for entrance to this course. BUT, in the case of formal or informal grade appeals or reviews they will be asked to show proof of their English requirements. Students who wish to confirm their English level are strongly advised to take COMM 0015.
Students must have one of the following: 1) English 12 "67%" (C+) or equivalent (refer to BCIT's Admission page); or 2) COMM 0015 score of 70 or better.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2021 term.
Wed Jan 13 - Wed Mar 31 12 Weeks
|Jan 13 - Mar 31||Wed||18:00 - 21:00||
See Notes below
This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.
Wed Apr 14 - Wed Jun 30 12 Weeks
|Apr 14 - Jun 30||Wed||18:00 - 21:00||
See Notes below
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.}
17 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 12:07 pm (PST). Of these 17, 11 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2014
COMM 1009 is offered as a part of the following programs:
The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.
Books for Winter 2021 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.
If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.
|Cei Digital: Revel For Technical Communication, 6Th Ed.|
No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2021 offerings of this course.
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