This course is one of four competencies comprising the Workplace Writing Certification offered by the University Learning Store. In the modern workplace, effective writing is vital for success. Style and grammar are not the only components of effective workplace writing, but bad style and grammar mistakes can immediately make readers devalue what you are saying, and damage your reputation. This course aims to assist students in developing and demonstrating their ability to choose appropriate rhetorical strategies and execute solid communication in challenging workplace scenarios.
- Research and assess audience, purpose, and context, using local, organizational, national, cross-cultural, and global perspectives.
- Develop baseline knowledge of key grammar rules and style guidelines for workplace contexts.
- Customize stylistic and grammatical approaches given particular audiences and purposes.