Week 12 (April 5 – 11)



  • Read, listen, and view to lectures as they are posted throughout the week.
  • Review and complete weekly Participation Post assignment.
    • One Initiating post should respond to issues raised in ch. 4 of Technical Communication Strategies for Today about working in teams.
    • One Initiating post should respond to issues raised in ch. 9 of Solving Problems in Technical Communication about working in international environments.
    • The Responding post should respond to one of your classmates’ posts.
  • Post the Week 11 Reflection assignment. Due: Tuesday, April 5, 10:00 PM.
  • Work on the TCRP. Peer-review draft due: April 15, 10:00 PM.
  • Begin work on the Week 11 Reflection assignment. Due: Tuesday, April 12, 10:00 PM.


  • Johnson-Sheehan, Richard. Technical Communication Strategies for Today. 2nd ed. Boston: Pearson, 2015. (Required textbook)
    • Ch. 4: “What Are Ethics?” pp. 68-90.
  • Johnson-Eilola, Johndan, and Stuart A. Selber. Solving Problems in Technical Communication. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2013. (Required textbook)
    • Scott, Blake J.: Ch. 9: “How Can Technical Communicators Work in an Ethical and Legal Manner?”, pp. 213-236.