TWC713 - Technical Writing and Communication I

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Subject Title
Technical Writing and Communication I

Subject Description
TWC 713 is a post-diploma writing course for students in the Regulatory Affairs and Quality program.Students will compose respose letters (Clarificationand Warning) that expedite the regulatory submission process, participate in a work place interview and write a follow-up report, record the minutesof an external company-government meeting, produce a CPS Summary for a general audience, participate in conflict-resolution sessions, and conduct company meeting according to Robert's Rules of Order. Emphasis throughout will be placed on the rhetorical strategies underlying effective prose.

Credit Status
Required credit for post-diploma students in the Pharmaceutical and Quality Operations Program

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Program Approval

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

- Conduct an information interview
- Write an informal Information Report
- Understand a variety of Informal Report formats
- Write a response to a clarification letter
- Write a response to a warning letter
- Write a CPS Summary
- Write a Product Monograph
- Develop editing and revising skills

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Discrimination/Harassment
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.