FIELD TESTING INSTRUCTIONS

FIELD TESTING INSTRUCTIONS A field test is a method of direct observation-s- a method by which you can check the accuracy of your instructions. You ask someone who is unfamiliar with the process you are explaining to follow your instructions while you watch. If you have written the instructions correctly, the reader should be able to perform the entire […]

WRITING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS

WRITING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS A clear set of instructions has an introduction and a body. After you have drafted them, you will be more certain that your instructions are clear if you field test them. Write an Effective Introduction The introduction orients the reader to the instructions. Although short introductions. are the norm, you may’ want to […]

PLANNING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS

PLANNING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS To plan your instructions, you need to determine your audience, identify constraints, and select an organizational principle. Understand the Goal of Instructions Instructions enable readers to complete a project or to learn a  70 b complacent a project means to arrive at a definite end result:  a form or assemble a toy […]

Sets of Instructions

Sets of Instructions PLANNING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS WRITING THE SET OF INSTRUCTIONS FIELD·TESTING INSTRUCTIONS Sets of instructions appear everywhere. Magazines and books explain how to canoe, how to prepare income taxes, how to take effective photographs; consumer manuals explain how to assemble stereo systems, how to program VCRs, how to make purchased items work. On the job you […]