This hands-on course combines concepts and practice as students work through all stages of designing and writing a quality Help system, including analyzing user needs, designing information and visual schemas, writing, indexing, and testing. Students will have the opportunity to learn about industry-standard authoring tools and publishing formats, and discuss the future trend of online Help. 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); 2) COMM 0015 score of 70 or better.
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.
Thu Apr 25 - Thu Jul 11 12 Weeks
|Apr 25 - Jul 11||Thu||18:30 - 21:30||DTC Rm. 364|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2006
COMM 1260 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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