December 22, 2015

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Proceedings of the European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication, Volume 3

Jörg Michael

The “Proceedings of the European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication” are a European scientific journal for technical communication. They are released annually and are published on the internet and as print on demand. They are comprised of project reports, educational articles, empirical results of research and scientific discussions on all the topics related to technical communication.

The third "European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication” was held in the International Congress Center Stuttgart (ICS), Germany, on November 10, 2014. The topic of the event was "Technical Communication: A Research Perspective on Processes of Content, Language and Design." While the focus was mainly on sharing scientific knowledge and reporting on (ongoing) research projects, scholars were also invited to exchange ideas on the design of curricula and study programs, the mobility of scholars and students, and cooperation between universities.

ISSN 2196-6206

 

Contents of Volume 3:

  • Prof. Dr. Georg Löckinger: Designing State-of-the-art Reference Tools for Technical Writers
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Meng, Prof. Dr. Markus Bader: Text Optimization at Sentence Level: the Case of Passives
  • Dr. Yvonne Cleary: What do Technical Writers Believe We Need to Teach Technical Writers?
  • Dr. Michael Fritz, Dr. Daniela Straub: Cross-sectoral Competence Framework for Technical Communication
  • Dr. Sandrine Peraldi: MacroDico: Improving Scientific and Technical Communication through Corpus-based Terminology

Format 17 x 24 cm, 96 pages, 2015, ISBN 978-3-944449-44-9

Members of tekom Europe are receiving a free PDF version in a mailing as the annual gift, as part of their membership. Print copies can be ordered at the membership price.

How to order

The proceedings are available in English only, each as a print or PDF version. The PDF version includes a content license. You must agree in writing to the content license conditions upon ordering. Please use our fax order form for your order and either send us a fax at +49 711 65704-99, or email us at info(at)tekom.de.

Price for tekom members: 18 € (Print or PDF)

Price for non-members: 20 € (Print or PDF)

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