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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Technical Writing Minor (TEHWR)

Contact: College of the Liberal Arts, Tracey Melnick, tam2@psu.edu

The Department of English offers an 18-credit minor leading to a Technical Writing certificate to all students, regardless of major or college, who want to do concentrated work in technical writing.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
ENGL 418(3) (Sem: 5-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (12-15 credits)
(Some courses in this category may have prerequisites that are not required in the minor.)
Select 3-6 credits from CAS 452(3), ENGL 470(3), ENGL 471(3), ENGL 472(3), ENGL 473(3), ENGL 474(3), S T S 407(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 6-9 credits from ENGL 415(3), ENGL 416(3), ENGL 417(3), ENGL 421(3), ENGL 495(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 3-6 credits from GD 201(3), INSYS 412(3), INSYS 413(3), INSYS 441(3), PSYCH 444(3), PSYCH 456(3) (Sem: 3-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (0-3 credits)
(Some courses in this category may have prerequisites that are not required in the minor.)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 1996

Blue Sheet Item #: 25-01-033

Review Date: 4/9/02

UCA Revision #1: 9/1/06

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