Writing Reports and Proposals


People regularly struggle with writing reports and proposals and this course offers the techniques and tools they need to master this type of writing. Whether this involves producing a report on a product analysis, inventory, feasibility studies, or something else, report writing is a skill that will be used again and again.

In Writing Reports and Proposals, participants will learn four stages of report writing, and nine tips for effective writing that will help them create materials that are engaging and understandable. In addition, students will learn about using persuasive language as a means to get noticed and increase buy-in.

At the end of this course, participants will be able to prepare reports and proposals that inform, persuade, and provide information. And most importantly, these reports and proposals will get read.

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Course outline

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: The Stages of Report Writing

Session Three: The First Stage – Investigating

Session Four: The Second Stage – Planning

Session Five: The Third Stage – Writing

Session Six: The Fourth Stage – Revising

Session Seven: Using Headings

Session Eight: Using Charts and Graphs

Session Nine: The Proposal

Session Ten: Persuasion

Session Eleven: Practical Application

Session Twelve: Giving Credit

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Personal Action Plan