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WRI 215 Technical Writing and Documentation

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Course Description

Learn to effectively communicate information to your audience by applying relevant concepts and tools to help you make sense of various writing tasks. Develop your ability to analyze written information and use structure to reinforce its meaning and make the message clear. Produce writing samples based on documents including reports, policies and procedures, proposals, summaries, manuals, and user guides. Learn through study, practice, peer and instructor feedback, and assignments.

This course may be included in one of Continuing Education’s many certificates. To apply for a certificate and/or for more information about certificate programs please go to: http://conted.ucalgary.ca/public/listCertificate.do?method=load

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.


Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  WRI 215 - 011 Technical Writing and Documentation  
  Fall 2016   Status:  Available
 
Online:   04 Oct 2016 to 28 Nov 2016
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $545.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
5% Bundle Discount
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Julie Vouri, BSc, MBA
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Title: Technical Communication 
Author: John M. Lannon & Don Klepp
Publisher: Pearson Canada 5th or 6th edition.

 

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online and at least one of the core courses: WRI 110 - Writing Well, WRI 120 - Copy Editing and Proofreading, or WRI 130 - Professional Writing Basics.

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date. 
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.   
 
  WRI 215 - 012 Technical Writing and Documentation  
  Spring 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   04 Apr 2017 to 29 May 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $545.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
5% Bundle Discount
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Julie Vouri, BSc, MBA
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Title: Technical Communication 
Author: John M. Lannon & Don Klepp
Publisher: Pearson Canada 5th or 6th edition.

 

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online and at least one of the core courses: WRI 110 - Writing Well, WRI 120 - Copy Editing and Proofreading, or WRI 130 - Professional Writing Basics.

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.

  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date. 

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.

  
 


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