Certificate in Technical Communication Essentials

The Technical Communication Essentials Graduate Certificate prepares students to communicate in rapidly changing technology fields. Students gain skills and knowledge in technical writing and editing, documentation, content management, and web-based training. 

Summary

Enables students to dig deep into advanced professional and technical communication and quickly apply their newfound knowledge.

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Students in the Technical Communication Essentials Graduate Certificate Program will learn a wide range of leadership and management skills in addition to the following skills: 

  •  Technical and report writing. 
  •  Usability analysis. 
  •  Ethics. 
  •  Information literacy. 
  •  Elements of visual design (design theories, composition techniques, electronic and print publishing technologies). 
  •  Content management and information architecture focusing on methodologies such as DITA and DocBook (in-demand proprietary software free to students). 
  •  Professional and technical editing.

Advisement

Jonathan Smitherson

Klobucar, Philip Andrew

Associate Professor Andrew Klobucar

Klobucar, Philip Andrew
Associate Professor Andrew Klobucar, humanities
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