Communications 12 is an English 12 credit. The course focuses on technical writing; the kind of writing one uses in everyday life. We will be looking at letter/email writing as well as aspects of visual design. There will be an emphasis on comprehension and analysis of texts of different forms.This semester we will use the following texts: Of Mice and Men, various short stories, various poems/Songs various short articles. Students will be assigned two kinds of work: Assignments – Large assignments that will be worth a large percentage of the course mark. There will usually be time to work on these in class as well as the expectation that students will be working on these at home, and homework – These will be marked on a completion basis. These are also important and should be completed. There will usually be some time in class to complete these also.