March 19
Professional Development Panel

3:30 - 5:00, Cora Grove Spiritual Center Chapel

April 7
Pathways to Success

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Carla T. Kungl
Associate Professor, English
Director, Technical/Professional
Communications Minor
1871 Old Main Dr.
Shippensburg, PA  17257

English Department:
Dauphin Humanities 007

Office of Professional
Writing: Wright Hall 210
Spring 2015 Hours: Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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The following have been approved as part of the coursework for the Minor. Students should build an 18-hour course of study that both interests them complements their major. See below for next term's courses.

Prerequisite Core Courses (6 cr):

Computer Skills Component:

CSC 103 Overview of Computer Science
CSC 110 Computer Science I (Computer Science majors only)
MIS 142 Business Computer Systems

Writing Skills Component:

ENG 238 Technical/Professional Writing I

Other Course Offerings (12 cr):

NOTE: excepting internships, no more than two courses per department can count for minor credit. At least six credits must be 300- or 400-level coursework.

ART 217 Computer Design I (Page Composition) *
ART 306 Computer Design II (Illustration)
ART 319 Computer Design III (Painting and Photo Manipulation)
ART 425 Computer Design IV (Multimedia)
ART 430 Computer Design V (Web Design)
ART 435 Computer Design VI (Book and Portfolio Design)

COM 112 Media Writing*
COM 224 Electronic Media Writing
COM 285 News Writing and Reporting
COM 290 Advertising Copy Writing
COM 376 Feature Writing

CSC 434 Web Programing (Computer Science majors only)

ENG 323 Reviewing the Arts for Publication
ENG 438 Technical/Professional Writing II (prerequisite: ENG 238)

HCS 260 Computer-Mediated Communication
HCS 350 Theories of Organizational Communication

MGT 305 Organizational Communication

PHL 240 Ethical Issues and the Media

Optional Internship (up to 3 hrs.):
upon completing 12 course hours with permission of Minor Director

Other courses may be approved for individual students, as appropriate.

* Pre-requisite to any other course in that department

Courses for  Spring 2015

Core Courses

CSC 103 – Overview of Computer Science

M/W/F 9:00am-9:50am; TBA
M/W/F 11:00am-11:50am; Charles Dudley Girard


CSC 110 – Computer Science I (Computer Science Majors ONLY)

M/W 9:30am-10:45am; Charles Dudley Girard


ISM 142 – Business Computer Systems

M/W 3:30pm-4:45pm; Joseph T. Catanio
M/W 5:00pm-6;15pm; Joseph T. Catanio
M 6:30pm-9:15pm; TBA
T/R 9:30am-10:45am; Viet Tuan Dao
T/R 11:00am-12:15pm; Viiet Tuan Dao
T/R 2:00pm-3:15pm; Michael T. Marsh


ENG 238 – Technical/Professional Writing I

T/R 9:30am-10:45am; Carla T. Kungl
T/R 11:00am-12:15pm; Laurie Jean Ciccarelli Cella

Electives: Art

ART 306 – Computer Design II

T 9:00am-11:45am; William G. Whiteley

ART 435 – Computer Design IV

W 9:00am-11:45am; William G. Whiteley


COM 112 – Media Writing  

M/W/F 10:00am-10:50am; Anne Greenawalt
M/W/F 12:00pm-12:50pm; Anne Greenawalt
M/W/F 1:00pm-1:50pm; Anne Greenawalt
M/W 2:00pm-3:15pm; Holly Kaylan Ott
M/W 3:30pm-4:45pm; Holly Kaylan Ott

COM 224 – Electronic Media Writing

M/W/F 10:00am-10:50am; A Joseph Borrell

COM 425 – Feature Writing

M/W/F 9:00am-9:50am; TBA


ENG 323 – Reviewing the Arts for Publication

M/W/F 10:00am-10:50am; Carla T. Kungl 

ENG 438 – Technical Professional Writing II

T/R 11:00am-12:15pm; Carla T. Kungl


PHL 240 – Ethical Issues and the Media

T/R 11:00am-12:15pm; Thomas R. Birsch