- Upon completion of this chapter, readers will be able to do the following:
- Analyze and evaluate a set of technical instructions.
- Write clear and accurate instructions with an introduction and conclusion.
- Develop and design an instruction manual for a specific audience.
The focus for this chapter is one of the most important of all uses of technical writing—instructions. As you know, instructions are those step-by-step explanations of how to do something: how to build, operate, repair, or maintain things.
McMurrey, David and Race, Cassandra, "02.06: Instructions" (2019). Open Technical Communication. 7.