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Syllabus: Course Title:

EECE 490W (1-0-1) Technical Writing and Presentation for Sophomores 2 (Fall 2013)

offered by Prof. Joon Ho Cho affiliated with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH). Course Objectives: Eligibility: Meeting Schedule: Instructor: Professor Joon Ho Cho

Office) LG 419

Phone) +82-54-279-2377

E-mail) jcho (at) postech (dot) ac (dot) kr

Office Hours: immediately after every class meeting TAs:

Jubum Kim: wnqja321 (at) postech (dot) ac (dot) kr

Eunae Lee: euneh (at) postech (dot) ac (dot) kr

Minuk Kim: thisnuk (at) postech (dot) ac (dot) kr

Office) LG 418

Phone) +82-54-279-8017 Homepage:

It is your responsibility to check every new announcement and update posted at Announcements and Schedule/Downloads. Textbook: Same as that for EECE233 (Fall 2013)

A. V. Oppenheim and A. S. Willsky, Signals and Systems, 2nd Edition. Prentice Hall, 1996 References: All reserved in the POSTECH library.

수학 핵심 용어 사전 = English-Korean dictionary of mathematics for studying abroad : 해외유학생용 / Hakuya Takahashi 지음 ; [시공아카데미 편집부 옮김]

수학 용어 숙어 영한사전 = Mathematics English-Korean Dictionary / 김 용운 편.

수학 용어 숙어 영한 한영사전 = Mathematics English-Korean and Korean-English Dictionary / 김용운 편.

수학용어사전 = Mathpedia / 이은승 지음.


Harold Levine, Vocabulary 22000. Published originally by 고려원,  and later by 시사영어사. Course Outline:

1-16  weeks:

2nd week: 1st 3-minute presentation in English . For details, see Schedule/Downloads.

3rd-14th weeks: Every meeting consists of a sequence of two-part activities.

Midterm Period: For details, see Schedule/Downloads.

Final exam: For details, see Schedule/Downloads. Course Requirements: Final grade (A+~F) will be based on the following course requirements.

0. 3-minute initial presentation


1. Everyday hand-writing homework

40 %

2  Attendance and Participation in recitation* Pass/Fail

3-1. Midterm Translation Exam

20 10 %

3-2. Midterm Beamer slide files' Half-Completeness


3-3. Midterm Presentation

10 %

4-1. Final Translation Exam

20 %

4-2. Final Beamer slide files' Completeness


4-3. Final Presentation

20 %

100 %

* Up to total 2 excused (with acceptable reasons) recitation class meetings and late attendances are allowed, as long as you provide your DRP with a temporary recitation partner (TRP) who even can be any POSTECH student without enrollment in this course to .

* Up to total one un-excused class absence or a late attendance will be allowed. Otherwise, a final grade F will be given. So, please carefully decide whether to take this course or not, in order not to make your DRP panic. Use of Personal Response System (PRS) or Socrative Smartphone App.

We may use the PRS system or equivalent such as Socrative system through this course. Once the PRS transmitter is distributed in the beginning of the semester, it's your responsibility to bring it at every meeting with fully charged batteries and return it at the end of the semester. Policy on Academic Dishonesty

If the instructor suspects academic dishonesty, the instructor will notify the student(s) and follow the procedure to report to the school without any exception. Students have the responsibility to be knowledgeable about the consequences of dishonesty.