In this course students will be introduced to the basic principles of effective technical writing in the computer industry. The necessity of following company standards for documentation will be emphasized. Learners will review grammar and style, and learn technical formats and report design. The production of technical documentation for a variety of user groups will be a course focus. Students will learn how to write effective business correspondence and instructions and how to deliver a formal oral presentation. Student will also learn the basics of resume preparation and cover letter writing.
Course code: CSTP 1207
Length: 40 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/CSTP-1207.pdf
PrerequisitesCSTP 1101 Communication and Workplace Behaviour
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.