The Advanced technical Writing course has been designed for students who require strong writing skills for work in the form of creating documents, articles, research papers or manuals for review.

The course is suitable for most industries from research laboratories through to teachers.

If you have a good understanding of English and grammar but would like to improve on document writing, the Technical Writing (Advanced) course is perfect for you.

The course is completely self-paced to suit your lifestyle. 


Course Outline
Course Code: 
100 hours - Access for 12 months
Online & Correspondence
Statement of achievement
Lesson Structure: 
  1. Scope and Nature of Technical Writing
  2. Presentation
  3. Matching style and content to the audience
  4. Planning: Developing a Logical Structure or Format
  5. Collaborative Writing
  6. Writing Technical Periodicals
  7. Writing Manuals and Procedures
  8. Writing Project Proposals
  9. Writing Project Reports.
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 
  • Identify a broad range of situations where technical writing is used and where you might apply those skills
  • Present technical documentation for a variety of situations
  • Determine how to write appropriately for a defined audience
  • Develop formats for different documents that follow a logical appropriate structure
  • Explain how to effectively collaborate with one or more people in the production of a technical writing assignment
  • Write items of technical writing that are appropriate for publication in different types of periodicals including: popular magazines, industry magazines, scientific journals, newspapers and e-zines
  • Write easy to follow, technically accurate instructions for a variety of processes, using a variety of equipment
  • Write a formal proposal for a project
  • Write in an effective and appropriate style of report, during, or on conclusion of a project