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English, Technical Communication Emphasis BA

Department of English

English Technical Communication Emphasis BA 
Course Number and TitleCredits
Foundational Studies Program requirements indicated in bold
ENGL 101 Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102 Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100 Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200 Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM Mathematics3-4
DLN Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
DLN Natural, Physical, and Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
DLV Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL Literature and Humanities3-4
DLS ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics3
DLS Social Sciences course in a second field*3
ENGL 198 Introduction to English Studies1
ENGL 302 Technical Rhetoric and Genres3
ENGL 304 Argument3
CID ENGL 314 Proposal Development3
ENGL 403 Editing for Clear Communication3
ENGL 408 Writing for Nonprofits and Social Media3
ENGL 415 Instructional Writing and Software Documentation3
ENGL 416 Interaction Design for Technical Communicators3
ENGL 493 Internship3
FF ENGL 499 Capstone in Technical Communication3
Communication and Games, Interactive Media, and Mobile Technology (GIMM) courses chosen from:
COMM 101** Fundamentals of Speech Communication
COMM 302 Research Methods
COMM 304 Perspectives of Communication
COMM 307 Interviewing
COMM 321 Rhetorical Theories
COMM 361 Organizational Communication
COMM 390 Conflict Management
COMM 481 Studies in Interpersonal Communication
COMM 483 Studies in Organizational Communication
COMM 484 Studies in Rhetoric and Public Advocacy
GIMM 100 Digital Tools for Interactivity
GIMM 110 Interactive Programming
GIMM 200 Visual Storytelling
GIMM 250 Interactive Storytelling
6
Accounting, General Business, Management, Information Technology Management, and Sociology courses chosen from:
ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting
GENBUS 441 Business In Society: Ethics, Responsibility & Sustainability
HRM 305 Human Resource Management
ITM 310 Business Intelligence
ITM 315 Database Systems
MGMT 301 Leadership Skills
MGMT 401 Organizational Behavior
MGMT 405 Management of Continuous Learning
NONPROF 240 Introduction to Nonprofit Management
NONPROF 450 Volunteer Management and the Nonprofit
SOC 487 Organizational Theory and Bureaucratic Structure
3
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits4-13
Electives to total 120 credits36-42
Total120
*Note: Technical Communication Emphasis students are advised not to take ENGL 202 Introduction to Technical Communication to fulfill a DLS requirement. The information covered in ENGL 202 is covered in greater detail in the required course: ENGL 302.
**COMM 101 can be counted as fulfilling one of the DLS field requirements.
All courses used toward the English degree must be passed with a grade of C- or higher.