Published on October 17, 2015
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Discussion Question 1 • Due Date: Day 2 [post to the Main forum] • Post your response to the following: What are some important characteristics of effective written communication? How do these qualities help in communicating information to a receiver? Explain your answer. 3. Discussion Question 2 • Resource: Appendix C • Due Date: Day 4 [post to the Main forum] • Complete the table in Appendix C by providing the following information about audiences: o Identify the four main types of audiences. o Provide examples of the characteristics of these four main types of audiences. • Post the completed table. • Respond to your classmates’ posts explaining what audience type you fit into and why. CheckPoint: User Manual Topic • Resources: Appendix A and Exercise 2 on p. 403 of Technical Writing: Process and Product (5th ed.) • Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] forum • Review Exercise 2 and a variety of technical manuals to generate ideas for your final project. • Submit a topic for your user manual product. You will build on this topic throughout the course.