Technical Writing

Pima Community College
Online - On Demand Course
August 6, 2021 - February 12, 2022
10 Hours per Week
26 Estimated Weeks

Description

Technical writers advance and improve both internal and external communications by writing for websites, emails, proposals, technical instructions, and more. This technical writing course is for you if you want to develop your technical writing abilities or are seeking a professional career as a technical writer. It will improve your understanding and use of written communications, making you an asset in any administrative, management, or technical writer role. Within the course, you will learn research methods, audience considerations, various writing styles, drafting and revision techniques, working in a collaborative environment, and more. This course will also introduce you to a variety of media and formats, such as Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF, and the different writing standards typically required for each.

Eligibility Restriction (Pre-Requisite)

There are no specific prerequisites for this course, but before enrolling you should have a good grasp of the English language, grammar, and punctuation, and you'll need to be comfortable using email and the Internet.

Jobs & Careers
Technical Writers

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Description

Pima Community College is Southern Arizona’s premier source of training for adult learners who seek to quickly gain skills and credentials. If your goal is to advance in your current occupation, or to find a new career, you've come to the right place.

What you get from a Pima education:

Instruction from the pros. You’ll learn skills from faculty members who, when they aren’t teaching, are working in industry.

Training on brand-new equipment. You’ll learn on the latest and greatest at our Centers of Excellence, cutting-edge workspaces that emphasize hands-on learning.

Work-based learning. We offer apprenticeships and internships that will give you a good sense of what a job will actually be like.

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