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Description

Produce powerful content and clear writing.

Outline

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.

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Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Classroom
Days
F
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Sep 24, 2021
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Online
Days
M, T
Time
12:00PM to 3:00PM
Dates
Nov 08, 2021 to Nov 09, 2021
Campus
Online
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Online
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Classroom
Days
T
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Dec 07, 2021
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Online
Days
Th, F
Time
9:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Jan 27, 2022 to Jan 28, 2022
Campus
Online
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Online
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Classroom
Days
W
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Mar 30, 2022
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Technical Writing
Type
Classroom
Days
W
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jun 01, 2022
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
U of MN Employee Discounted Course Fee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact: 612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
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