Technical Writing

Develop a versatile set of writing skills, earn a university certificate

The Technical Writing Certificate program will provide you with best practices for creating clear, compelling technical documents. Our online facilitators will help you build the specific skills you need to respond to your particular readers in your work environment. This is a hands-on program. Besides participating in interactive online classes, you will complete writing assignments and receive personalized feedback on your work.

All courses can be taken as part of the certificate program or on a stand-alone basis.

Certificate program

Required course

Elective courses (choose three)

  • Grammar, Punctuation and Style
  • Report Writing
  • Producing Scientific Writing - (Details coming in 2014)
  • Creating Manuals and Other Instructional Materials - (Details coming in 2014)
  • Writing Clear Policies and Procedures - (Details coming in 2014)
  • Using E-mail Effectively - (Details coming in 2014)