The Field of Technical Writing: Types and Uses

Develop a broader understanding of technical writing by learning about its uses in multiple fields. Whether you’re a professional writer or you’re required to write a document within your specific area of knowledge, a thorough understanding of the document type and its requirements is valuable. In this course, students will learn about:

  • How to assess their audience (the readers)
  • Copyright basics
  • General layouts and characteristics of core technical writing documents