Course Overview

It is essential to understand how to write reports and proposals that get read. We write reports in a range of formats and a variety of purposes. Whether you need to report on a product analysis, inventory, feasibility studies, or something else, report writing is a skill you will use again and again. Having a method to prepare these documents will help you be as efficient as possible with the task. This course will build on a solid base of writing skills to present information in formal, informal, and proposal styles.

Learning Objectives

  • Prepare reports and proposals that inform, persuade, and provide information

  • Review your work so that it is clear, concise, complete, and correct

  • Apply these skills in real work applications.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Writing Reports and Proposals

    • Lesson 1 - The Stages of Report Writing - The First Stage – Investigating
    • Lesson 2 - The Second Stage – Planning
    • Lesson 3 - The Third Stage – Writing
    • Lesson 4 - The Fourth Stage – Revising
    • Lesson 5 - Using Headings
    • Lesson 6 - Using Charts and Graphs
    • Lesson 7 - The Proposal
    • Lesson 8 - Persuasion
    • Lesson 9 - Giving Credit
  • 2

    Final Quiz

    • Final Quiz