Montgomery College 2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Nov 22, 2018  
Montgomery College 2018-2019 Catalog

Technical Writing Certificate, Statewide Program: 143


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(G): 143

This certificate curriculum is designed for those already employed in technical positions or in related positions seeking to move into careers in technical writing and editing, or to upgrade skills in these areas. The emphasis is on tools, techniques, and procedures for developing, preparing, and producing technical documents and presentations in a work environment. Those without appropriate background must obtain the consent of an adviser before enrolling in the curriculum.

Total Credit Hours: 28


ENGL 101  /ENGL 101A  , if needed, for ENGL 103  or elective.

Program Outcomes


Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:

  • Write clearly for different audiences.
  • Edit documents for correctness and consistency.
  • Edit documents using sound grammar.
  • Plan documents, including the budgeting and scheduling of them.
  • Learn what is taught in a computer class.
  • Plan, deliver, and critique speeches common in business and industry.
  • Implement basic principles of management or marketing that are common in business and industry.

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