The fourth edition of A Guide to Writing as a Engineer updates Beer and McMurrey’s popular book on communication and technical writing for engineers.
Used predominantly in engineering study courses for freshmen, the text is also applicable to specific courses on engineering writing or technical communication later in the curriculum.
A guide to writing as an engineer deals with a variety of topics ranging from important writing concepts that apply to professional engineers, to content, organization, format and style of various types of engineering writing.
The book also covers oral presentations, research techniques, ethics and appropriate dating methods. Beer is still a practical and practical book that can work not only as a textbook in the classroom, but also as a reference and guide for writing and research, for practicing engineers.