Below is a summary outline of topics by week plus a list of important dates. Please see each week’s entry for specific information regarding activities, required readings and viewings, etc. This schedule is subject to change. All changes will be announced on the course web site and through other channels of communication.

WeekImportant Dates
Week 1 (January 12-18)-Drop Add: Jan. 12-16
-Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Jan. 18
Week 2 (January 19-25)
Week 3 (January 26-February 1)-Job Application Packet due: Feb. 1
Week 4 (February 2-8)
Week 5 (February 9-15)-Defining Technical Communication, peer-review draft due: Feb. 10
Week 6 (February 16-22)-Defining Technical Communication, instructor-review draft due: Feb. 22
Week 7 (February 23-29)-Documentation Project 1, peer-review draft due: Feb. 29
Week 8 (March 1-7
Week 9 (March 8-11)-Documentation Project 1, instructor-review draft due: March 11
-Technical Communication Report Proposal due: March 11
Spring Break (March 12-20)
Week 10 (March 22-28)-Documentation Project 2, peer-review draft due: March 28
Week 11 (March 29-April 4)-Technical Communication Report Progress Report #1 due: April 4
Week 12 (April 5-11)-Documentation Project #2, instructor-review draft due: April 7
Week 13 (April 12-18)-Technical Communication Report, pee-review draft due: April 15
-Technical Communication Report Progress Report #2 due: April 18
Week 14 (April 19-25)-Technical Communication Report, instructor-review draft due: April 25
-Last day of classes: April 25.
Week 15 (April 27-May 3)-Technical Communication Report Presentations: April 28-May 2
-Course Reflection due: May 3