ENG 117 Grammar, Usage, & Style for the Professional Writer

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Focuses on grammar, usage, and style issues facing the individual who writes on the job, either as a technical writer or a technical professional whose job involves a substantial writing component. Emphasizes knowledge and skills needed for clear, direct, competent communication. Introduces grammatical theory and practice and conventions of usage in English. Covers matters of style, particularly as they relate to clarity for a target audience.