Certificate in Technical Writing and Professional Communication

The Certificate in Technical Writing and Professional Communication is designed to provide working professionals and other non-degree-seeking students with the same benefits as the minor in TWPC. The certificate requires a total of 12 credit hours of coursework. Students should start the sequence with ENGL 2338 TECHNICAL WRITING, but they may also concurrently take any of the other courses. To receive the certificate, all courses must be completed at UT Arlington with a grade of C or higher.

Required Courses

ENGL 2338

TECHNICAL WRITING

3

Select two of the following departmental electives:

6

ENGL 3373

ADVANCED TECHNICAL WRITING

ENGL 3376

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WRITING

ENGL 3377

TECHNICAL EDITING

ENGL 3378

TECHNICAL PROCEDURES AND MANUALS

ENGL 3379

GRANT AND PROPOSAL WRITING

Select either an internship or an interdisciplinary elective

3

ENGL 4390

INTERNSHIP IN ENGLISH

COMS 2302

PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION FOR SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

COMS 2305

BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION

MANA 2302

COMMUNICATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS

Total Hours

12