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Student Learning Outcomes
Technical Communication

Technical Communication B.S.

Students with a B.S. in Technical Communication will be able to:

  1. Understand theories and principles that inform technical communication
  2. Apply best practices of usability and user-centered design
  3. Understand the impact of technical communication in a global workplace context
  4. Understand the need for sensitivity to differences in workplace international communication
  5. Clearly communicate complex technical concepts visually, orally, and in writing
  6. Effectively use technology to create communication products in a variety of environments
  7. Plan and manage all aspects of technical communication projects
  8. Function effectively in diverse groups
  9. Effectively identify, analyze, interpret, and synthesize data
  10. Understand and use different style guides appropriately
  11. Ethically address challenges that arise in workplace technical communication contexts
  12. Metacognitively reflect on their own communication skills and abilities
  13. Recognize the need to engage in life-long learning