Course Details

Name: Effective Writing Skills 

Number: 031539 

Prerequisites: None  

Audience: Individuals who require effective writing skills to prepare personal and business letters and memoranda 

Objectives: Upon successful completion students will be able to:
  • organize and write a selection of letters clearly and concisely
  • write openings and effective closings
  • design correspondence
  • recognize the ten most common letter writing errors

Content: Topics include:
  • writing an effective letter
  • proof-reading
  • editing
  • summarizing
  • closing

Activities: Lecture, demonstration, individual exercises, group discussion  

Class Size: Up to 18 attendees 

Duration: 1 day 



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