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Minor in Technical Communication

An English minor with an emphasis in technical communication consists of at least 15 credit hours of English courses chosen from the following:

  • at least three courses in technical communication (chosen from 360, 460, 462, 466, or any special topics course being offered in technical communication);
  • one course in expository writing, argumentative writing, language, rhetoric, or another technical communication course (chosen from 355, 357, 360, 371, 372, 455, 460, 462, 466, 470, 471, 472, 484, 485, 495, 496); and
  • one other 300- or 400-level English course.

For more information about minoring in English, contact the director of undergraduate studies in Room 311 McClung Tower at 865-974-5401 or Dr. Heather Hirschfeld at

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