Course Title Technical Writing and Verbal Communication
Course ID HUM 524
Course Program Undergraduate, B.Arch,
Course Type Optional Sessional
Credits Hours 3 Hrs/WK
Semester Level V, Term I
Course Offered No
Description Reading skills: Skimming, scanning, predicting, inferring; analysis and interpretation of texts; comprehension from literary and non-literary texts. Writing skills: Current approaches to writing; process and product; different phases in process writing; Techniques of writing; writing paragraph and essay; Report: Types, Structure, preparatory steps to writing reports, elements of style, use of illustrations, writing the report. Listening skills: Listening to recorded texts, learning to take useful notes and answering questions. Speaking skills: Dialogue in peer work, participation in discussion and debate, extempore speech, narrative events, storytelling. Presentation: Preparing the presentation, performing the presentation.