Lecture 1 Notes.docx - Report Writing and Communication Skills Lecture 1 1 By the end of this course you\u2019re expected to write reports deliver

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Report Writing and Communication Skills Lecture 1: 1- By the end of this course you’re expected to write reports, deliver presentations, design resumes, and work in a group. 2- As an engineer, it’s a requirement that you write efficiently (clear, correct, and organized) 3- Engineers use up to 40% of their time in work writing reports, this percentage may increase accordingly 4- Engineers write a lot of things like: studies, publications, manuals, guidelines, proposals, instructions, emails, letters, memos, standard reports, special reports, technical reports, trip reports, filed reports, process reports. 5- As an engineer your job is not only measured by your good technicality, it’s also measured by your good communication skills. 6- There’s a quote by Robert W. Lucky talking about the importance of having communication skills. 7- Engineers can learn to write well from various sources: a. As an engineer you learn to think logically b. In school you learn to write reports and these kinds of stuff c.
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