Technical Communication

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Program Description

Through the technical communication program, students learn how to produce, design and manage information using traditional and developing technologies.

Additional program fee: N
Second language requirement: N
Degree Requirements

The undergraduate certificate requires 18 hours.

Required courses:
TWC 301 Fundamentals of Writing for Digital Media, L (3)
TWC 401 Fundamentals of Technical Communication, L (3)

Choose one of the following courses:
TWC 411 Principles of Visual Communication, L (3)
TWC 421 Principles of Web Authoring, L (3)
TWC 431 Principles of Technical Editing, L (3)

Electives (9):
Choose three other 400-level TWC courses.

A "C" grade or better is required for all upper-division courses in the certificate.

Admission Requirements

The certificate is available to all admitted undergraduate students (regular or nondegree) at ASU. Once students have been admitted, they are eligible to enroll in courses to complete the certificate program. Applications are accepted throughout the year.

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Contact Information
School of Letters and Sciences | WANER 101 | 480-727-1526