Certificate In Professional Technical Communication/Portfolio (140 Hours)
Self-paced Course, 100% Online, 3 Months to Complete, Begin Anytime
This Professional Technical Communication/Portfolio Certificate is designed
to help new and existing writers work within a range of styles specific
to the field of technical writing. This program focuses on advancing the
writing styles and competencies needed to create technical written
reports, project proposals, feasibility studies, website communications,
presentations, manuals, and other forms of technical correspondence.
A well-rounded technical writer should have knowledge and writing
experience across these areas.
Types of Documents include:
Proposals: persuasion, using data to make an argument, developing abstracts.
Data Reports: presenting data visually, writing with parallel structure.
Scientific Research: using citations, making abstracts concise.
How-To Guides: doing task analysis, working with lists.
Instructional Material: developing sample scenarios, monitoring user performance.
Articles: including real-world examples, being conversational with dense content.