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Technical Writing (Advanced)

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Course Duration: 100 Hours
DeliveryOnline & Correspondence
Course REF: BWR301

Technical Writing (Advanced) Outline

Learn to write technical and scientific documents, articles, papers, books, manuals and even product labels.

Technical writing is a skill required by all types of industries from factories to research laboratories and consultants to teachers.


Lesson Structure

There are 9 lessons in this course:

  1. Scope and Nature of Technical Writing
  2. Presentation
  3. Matching style and content to the audience
  4. Planning: Developing a Logical Structure or Format
  5. Collaborative Writing
  6. Writing Technical Periodicals
  7. Writing Manuals and Procedures
  8. Writing Project Proposals
  9. Writing Project Reports.

Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.


Aims

  • Identify a broad range of situations where technical writing is used and where you might gainfully apply those skills;
  • Present technical documentation for a variety of situations;
  • Determine how to write appropriately for a defined audience;
  • Develop formats for different documents that follow a logical appropriate structure;
  • Explain how to effectively collaborate with one or more people in the production of a technical writing assignment;
  • Write items of technical writing that are appropriate for publication in different types of periodicals including: popular magazines, industry magazines, scientific journals, newspapers and e-zines;
  • Write easy to follow, technically accurate instructions for a variety of processes, using a variety of equipment;
  • Write a formal proposal for a project;
  • Write in an effective and appropriate style of report, during, or on conclusion of a project.

Technical Writing (Advanced)

Statement of AchievementPlease enquire for prices and more information
Course Duration: 100 Hours
DeliveryOnline & Correspondence
Course REF: BWR301