FIRST SEMESTERHU 1101 TECHNICAL ENGLISH 1.0MODULE – I
Single word substitution, Idioms and phrases, Pairs of words, Common errors, Précis,Comprehension, Expansion.
MODULE – II
Official Correspondence - Memorandum, Notice, Agenda, Minutes, Circular letter, applyingfor a job, Resume, Demo-official letter.
MODULE – III
Business Correspondence-Types, sales letters; Social Correspondence- Invitation to speak,Congratulations; etc.
MODULE – IV
Report writing; general and technical report, Definition, Types, structure.
MODULE – V
Technical proposals, Definitions, types and format.
MODULE – VI
Research papers and articles.
MODULE – VII
Mechanics of manuscript preparation.
BOOKS FOR REFERENCE:
Blickle, Margaret D., and K.W.Houp.2.
Reports for Science and Industry, Henry Holt & Co. N.Y.3.
Duddy, E.A. & M.J. Freeman Written Communication in Business, Amercian book Co.N.Y.4.
Berry, Thomas Elliot, The most Common Mistakes in English Usage; Tata McGrawHill.5.
Stevensin, B.W., J.R. Spicer and E.C. Ames, English in Business and Engineering.Prentice Hall, Eaglewood6.
Raul, Asha, Effective Business Communication, Prentice Hall of India.8.
Singh B. Business Correspondence including Bank letters.9.
Singh B. Theory and Practice of Business Correspondence, HPJ Kapoor Publications.10.
Report Writing and Business Correspondence Mohan and Sharma, Tata McGraw HillPublications, India.11.
Best, W.D. The Students companion, Rupa & Co. Publications.