Technical Writing

Course Number: CERT X274

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Writing technical documents effectively has become a vital business skill. 

This course will give you the tools and approaches you need to get started in technical writing. 

Since most of us communicate in many different situations, the course provides you with strategies for dealing with constraints of audience, purpose, and formality. You will also explore form, style, clarity, and structure in detail, with samples and exercises provided throughout the course to reinforce these concepts.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, you’ll be able to: 

  • plan writing projects with a thorough understanding of your target audience.
  • format technical documents to speed comprehension
  • appreciate document structure and the stylistic strategies.
  • improve your linguistic precision to avoid confusion and ambiguity.
  • effectively combine words and images in technical documents.