Learn about our technical writing college course
Penn Foster College’s Online Business and Technical Writing course¹ aims to help you discover your writing style. This program can help you improve your writing skills to help you take the first step towards your goals. Technical writers work in administrative services for a variety of companies, or contract your work to newspapers, publishing houses, or public relations or design firms. This course is a great first step towards exploring a career as a writer.
You can even transfer credits to Penn Foster College programs or to another school. Credits earned in Penn Foster College programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. Students who plan to continue their education with another school after completing coursework at Penn Foster College should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies. No form of accreditation guarantees that any learning institution will accept credits from any school as transfer credits.
Business and Technical Writing Program Details
Here are some of the learning objectives for the Business and Technical Writing online course:
- Organize your material logically and systematically
- Write memos, business letters, emails, reports, proposals, descriptions, instructions, articles, and manuals
- Conduct research, document sources, and outline
You will need high-speed internet access to begin your program. You will need access to a Microsoft® Windows® based computer running Windows XP® or later or an Apple® Mac® computer running OS X® or later, and an email account to complete your program with Penn Foster College.