[Rice University]

COMP 400: Technical Communication in Computer Science

Today's activities
Examples of writing/editing
Today's slides
Assignment for next two weeks
First draft of a short (roughly 5 pages) technical paper — Due the Monday before the class after next
Readings for next class — For editing & critiquing technical writing
Editing Yourself
Tips on Polishing a Report
Readings for next class — For abstracts
Writing a Good Abstract
How to Write an Abstract