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英語(English)

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教學大綱 - 您將從這門課程中學到什麼

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完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 25 分鐘

Specialization Introduction - Communication for Engineers

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Reading
3 個視頻 (總計 8 分鐘), 4 個閱讀材料
Video3 個視頻
Meet the Professor - Dr. Beata Krupa1分鐘
Introduction to the Specialization4分鐘
Reading4 個閱讀材料
Course Icon Legend2分鐘
Required Materials and Other Info5分鐘
Personal Communication Plan - Specialization Level Activity - Introduction5分鐘
Pre-Course Survey5分鐘
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 1 小時

Course Introduction - Writing Skills for Engineers

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Reading
1 個視頻 (總計 5 分鐘), 6 個閱讀材料
Video1 個視頻
Reading6 個閱讀材料
General Course Information5分鐘
Peer Review Guidelines5分鐘
Discussion Forum Guidelines5分鐘
Accessibility and Accommodations Statement5分鐘
Resources5分鐘
Using, Editing, and Submitting Documents in This Course5分鐘
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 5 小時

Week 1: Things to Know Before You Begin

There are many components to good writing, and we'll focus on those that give you a foundation for building the skills that you are most likely to need in the engineering workplace. In this module, we'll talk about how to plan and begin writing, the importance of following the writing process, and formatting for readability. Then we'll look at the type of writing that engineers do every day: email. ...
Reading
8 個視頻 (總計 51 分鐘), 4 個閱讀材料, 3 個測驗
Video8 個視頻
Strategy Refresh3分鐘
The Writing Process7分鐘
Formatting for Readability5分鐘
Figures and Tables11分鐘
Email: Thinking and Planning7分鐘
Email: Writing Your Message6分鐘
Email: Finishing and Sending7分鐘
Reading4 個閱讀材料
Think About It10分鐘
"What to Use When" Template and Graphics Checklist10分鐘
Resources10分鐘
Personal Communication Plan – (Course 3) Week 1: Diagnose Your Skills20分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 1 Quiz20分鐘
2
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 4 小時

Week 2: Developing Paragraphs and Writing Reports

Paragraphs play an important role in your writing. If your paragraphs are poorly written, your readers can't follow your thoughts. In this module, we'll talk about what makes a powerful paragraph and how to develop your paragraphs so readers understand your ideas. We'll also talk about what goes in to writing good engineering reports....
Reading
9 個視頻 (總計 48 分鐘), 4 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
Video9 個視頻
Topic Sentences and Unity7分鐘
ABCs of Paragraph Development6分鐘
Organizing Principles 14分鐘
Organizing Principles 26分鐘
Cohesion 1 (Echo Words, Transitions)6分鐘
Cohesion 2 (Known To New)4分鐘
Paragraph FAQs3分鐘
Reports6分鐘
Reading4 個閱讀材料
Think About It5分鐘
Map a Paragraph20分鐘
Review of Writing Sample20分鐘
Personal Communication Plan – (Course 3) Week 2: Diagnose Your Skills20分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 2 Quiz20分鐘
3
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 3 小時

Week 3: Clarity and Conciseness

You need to make sure that your writing is clear and concise so your readers can understand what you are saying to them. Clear sentences help engage readers. In this module, we'll talk about what makes good sentences: Strong verbs, specific information, choice of clear words, and active voice. We'll also talk about what goes into writing good proposals. ...
Reading
8 個視頻 (總計 44 分鐘), 3 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
Video8 個視頻
Clear Sentence Structure5分鐘
Using Strong Verbs4分鐘
Vague to Specific3分鐘
Voice7分鐘
Word Choice7分鐘
Wordiness4分鐘
Proposals9分鐘
Reading3 個閱讀材料
Think About It10分鐘
Review Writing Sample45分鐘
Personal Communication Plan - (Course 3) Week 3: Diagnose Your Skills20分鐘
Quiz2 個練習
Practice Quiz4分鐘
Module 3 Quiz20分鐘
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完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 4 小時

Week 4: The Finishing Touches

It takes conscious effort and discipline to work through the writing process--to plan, write a draft, revise the draft to make sure your content suits your purpose and your audience, edit for conciseness and clarity, and finally to proof for quality. When you follow the process, your writing will be stronger. But there are still some finishing touches that will make your documents even better. In this module, we'll talk about writing introductions and conclusions, writing executive summaries, writing as a team, and writing for electronic media. ...
Reading
9 個視頻 (總計 51 分鐘), 6 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video9 個視頻
Writing Introductions and Conclusions8分鐘
Executive Summary5分鐘
Writing as a Team7分鐘
Writing for Electronic Media8分鐘
FAQs - Sentences6分鐘
FAQs - Pronouns5分鐘
FAQs - Punctuation6分鐘
Course Completion!1分鐘
Reading6 個閱讀材料
Think About It10分鐘
"What You Read Matters More Than You Might Think ..."20分鐘
TED talk15分鐘
Review Writing Sample45分鐘
Personal Communication Plan - (Course 3) Week 4: Diagnose Your Skills20分鐘
End of Course Survey10分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 4 Quiz20分鐘
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創建者 RRJul 21st 2017

Learned a lot on how to build paragraphs and use active voice instead of passive. Little details really make a difference when communicating in writing.

創建者 CKMay 4th 2018

A course for every one. Good representation of the different aspects of writing.

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Gayle Moran

Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication
Rice Center for Engineering Leadership
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Beata Krupa

Lecturer in Professional and Engineering Communication
Rice Center for Engineering Leadership

關於 Rice University

Rice University is consistently ranked among the top 20 universities in the U.S. and the top 100 in the world. Rice has highly respected schools of Architecture, Business, Continuing Studies, Engineering, Humanities, Music, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences and is home to the Baker Institute for Public Policy....

關於 Communication Skills for Engineers 專項課程

Build a toolkit of communication skills that will give you the knowledge and confidence to be an effective engineering leader. Engineers who want to advance in their profession need to be effective communicators. They need to clearly communicate complex ideas and technical project plans. They also need to be strong persuaders. Engineers who are good communicators get recognized by their supervisors and by their clients. In this three-course Specialization, you will practice designing and giving strong, persuasive presentations; you will learn how to communicate across cultures, genders, and generations, how to create your personal brand and leadership presence, how to hold effective meetings with global teams; you will learn how to handle difficult conversations, and how to handle crisis communication; you will also learn writing skills immediately applicable in your daily activities. Courses are taught by faculty from the Rice Center for Engineering Leadership (RCEL). RCEL is focused on developing engineering leaders at the Rice University’s George R. Brown School of Engineering. It is home to one of a very few academically approved Certificates in Engineering Leadership....
Communication Skills for Engineers

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