P ROFESSIONAL C OMMUNICATION : E XPANDED T ECHNICAL D EFINITION Writing and Submission Requirements Length: 900 words, minimum Format: APA or IEEE manuscript form Submission: Turn in to E-Learning as an attached document in Word or Rich Text format (.doc or .rtf) and turn in as hard copy at the beginning of class. For the electronic copy, name the file using your last name and the name of the assignment with no spaces (e.g.: SmithDefinition.doc). Assignment Prompt and Context Working in small groups of three or four, generate a list of five terms or concepts specific to your professions or academic disciplines that would be too specialized or unfamiliar for a non-technical audience to understand. These should be terms that have a specific meaning for professionals in the field, but the complex technical issues they entail will need to be defined and evaluated for a general audience. For this assignment complete three main tasks: (1) communicate effectively and persuasively to a non-technical audience, (2) explain how your
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2012 for the course ENC 3254 taught by Professor Rinne during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.