1 x 3-hour workshop weekly
Enrolment not permitted
PROF2002 has been successfully completed
Topic description

This topic develops knowledge and specific skills related to writing styles, techniques, formatting and presentation for technical writing. A range of writing styles and techniques will be explored, from simple process instructions, to detailed and sophisticated technical reports.

Educational aims

This topic aims to:

  • Introduce students to a range of professional writing genres, styles, and techniques
  • Develop students' knowledge industry contexts in which professional writing is used
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic you will be expected to be able to:

  1. Apply technical writing conventions and techniques for the successful production of technical communications
  2. Demonstrate careful editing and redrafting of original writing as necessary
  3. Apply a range of technical writing skills, appropriately to professional contexts