Written Communications in the Public and Non-Profit Sectors
This course (UVIC ADMN 316) includes such topics as how to analyze a communication task; identify the topic, purpose, and audience; write and edit professionally, with a good command of standard written English and principles of plain language; gather, paraphrase, summarize, analyze, or interpret complex information from print and electronic sources; describe complex policies and procedures; apply the principles of document structure and design; write proposals; and design and develop the types of documents required in the public and non-profit sectors.
Third-year university standing is recommended.
Note: Students with credit for ENGL 1071 or UVIC ENGL 302 may not take this course for further credit.
Computer with Internet is required. Refer to http://publicadmin.uvic.ca.
Materials are available from the UVic bookstore and are not included in the course fees.