Put it into writing ► Back to Written Communication
Everyone can improve their written communication skills, even if they're not a natural writer. This insightful programme, ideal for those that find it hard to get started on a written task, explains the importance of uncovering the 'purpose of writing', which is what they hope their written communication will achieve. The summary section of this programme recaps the learning points and offers tips on the importance of gathering the relevant information, planning and identifying the 'purpose of writing', using the active voice and avoiding business jargon, avoiding pomposity, using short sentences and short paragraphs, and checking and proofing effectively.
To explain the techniques required to get your point across in writing clearly and persuasively.
Everyone who would like to improve their written communication skills
Be familiar with key techniques, so that you can get the most out of your written communication
Have more confidence when communicating in writing
This course includes thought-provoking questions to ensure you are being challenged. The bite size modules will allow you to work at your own pace as you work though the demonstrations, tutorials and video clips. This course includes:
Pre test to establish your current knowledge, and establish which modules are most relevant to you
Test results and summary notes at the end of each module
Glossary of commonly used terms
Final knowledge test
Capability to upload your skills onto your Innovate CV
The average time to complete this course is 2 hours (as each course in completely interactive, this may vary depending on how quickly you progress through each subject)