Texas Tech University

Minor Requirements

Why Minor in Technical Communication?

Every profession requires communication skills. People with excellent communication skills get jobs and promotions. A minor in Technical Communication can help you learn the skills you need to succeed, no matter where your professional life takes you.

Minor in TC at Regional Sites

Minoring in TC will also complement every major. Selecting TC as a minor will help you learn how to communicate with proficiency and confidence.

Requirements for the Minor in TC at Regional Sites

Minors in TC through an approved regional site community college partner choose from the following courses:

Intro-Required
(3 hours)
3000 & 4000 Level
Tech Comm Electives
(12 hours; Choose 4 from the following list)
Required
(3 hours)
ENGL 2311 Introduction to Technical Writing ENGL 3360 Issues in Composition ENGL 4380 Professional Issues in Technical Communication
  ENGL 3362 Rhetorical Criticism  
  ENGL 3363 Introduction to Scientific Writing  
  ENGL 3365 Professional Report Writing  
  ENGL 3366 Style in Technical Writing  
  ENGL 3367 User Experience Research  
  ENGL 3368 World Wide Web Publishing of Technical Information  
  ENGL 3369 Information Design  
  ENGL 4360 Studies In Composition  
  ENGL 4363 Case Studies in Science Communication  
  ENGL 4365 Special Topics in Technical Communication  
  ENGL 4366 Technical and Professional Editing  
  ENGL 4367 Developing Instructional Materials  
  ENGL 4368 Advanced Web Design  
  ENGL 4369 User Experience Design  
  ENGL 4378 Internship in Technical Communication  

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