Practical Models of Technical Communication is a college-level textbook for technical writers and communicators. This text is designed for academic quarters, and is written in plain language. It is filled with useful, real-world examples of technical communication and introduces concepts of multimodal communication. This development edition is an early, complete version of the book.
1: Technical Communication Fundamentals
2: Technical Communication Ethics
3: Design and Collaboration
4: Multimodal and Multimedia Communication
5: Research Methods for Technical Communication
6: Job Materials and Applications
7: Workplace Communication
8: Technical Definitions and Descriptions
9: Instructions and Procedures
10: Proposals and Short Reports
11: Formal Reports
Practical Models for Technical Communication
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