Before responding to this discussion topic, please make sure to watch the video, “The Basic Memo,” which is posted in Learning Resources for week 5.
For this discussion topic, please post a memo to your instructor indicating your topic for your briefing paper. Please indicate the problem you are writing about and your suggested solutions.
In addition, in your memo, please indicate what the audience would be for your briefing paper and why this particular audience would be interested in your briefing paper.
In this discussion topic, we continue the analysis of the PARC (proximity, alignment, repetition, and contrast) principles.
As noted in our discussion topic in week 4, in technical writing, whether you are drafting a set of instructions, a quick start guide, or a report to a specific audience, you want to take note of these principles in the design of your document.
This discussion topic is designed to help you analyze the concepts of proximity and repetition.
Please access the following two websites:
Write a few sentences about how proximity is applied in these two websites. Point out how the two websites apply proximity differently. Which one is more effective in applying the concept of proximity?
Write a few sentences about how repetition is applied in these two websites. Point out how the two websites apply repetition differently. Which one is more effective in applying the concept of repetition?