Advanced Writing Skills Self-paced, available March 1, 2016 Cost per enrollment: ENROLL Provides video lectures Provides opportunities to interact with the instructor or students Uses discussion forums
Full course description
Advanced Writing Skills

This course is designed to review the principles related to advanced writing including how to properly research, organize information in writing, and write effective business reports and proposals.

Course Level
This is an introductory course for employees who have an advanced understanding of business writing and grammar rules.
Targeted learners
This course is applicable for employees that are responsible for any form of business writing including writing reports, white paper, or proposals.
Learning objectives
  • Make your writing clear, complete, concise, and correct.
  • Improve sentence construction and paragraph development.
  • Prepare reports and proposals that inform, persuade, and provide information.
  • Identify the benefits of proper research and documentation.
  • Take effective notes.
  • Plan a research strategy.
  • Identify and use various types of research sources.
  • Create preliminary and final outlines.
  • Document and attribute your work to ensure you don’t plagiarize.
Project Deliverables:
Components of this project
Instructional materials accompanying this course include:
  • Online course, totaling approx. 8-10 hours of course material and assignments.
Out-of-scope work
Possible constraints
Success Measures
The success of this course will be based on achieving the following:
  • 100% completion of all modules and discussion board.
  • A student score of 80% or higher on all written assignments and quizzes in the course.
  • A student score of 70% or better on the final course exam.
  •  A completed course survey.
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