Technical Writers

(NOC 5121)
+8.81%
 

Requirement

Some sort of writing diploma, certificate or degree is usually required to enter the field, though many recent entrants into the workforce have specific qualifications as technical writers. Technical writers may also be required to have a background in the area which they may be writing about.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Certificate
Diploma
Post-diploma
Associate
Bachelor
Master

Useful Experience/Skills

Researching
Writing
Publications

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Journalism
English (Composition)
Computer-related courses
Family Studies

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Professional Writing Diploma
Technical Writer Post-diploma; Co-op
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
English Bachelor; Online
English Bachelor; Honours; Online
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Bangor University
Bangor, Wales, GB

Related Program(s):
Creative and Professional Writing (BA) Bachelor; Honours
Professional Writing and Media (BA) (Joint Hons) Bachelor; Honours
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Liberty University
Lynchburg, Virginia, US

Related Program(s):
Professional Writing Master; Online
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AC Online
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Technical Writer Post-diploma; Online
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Modified on May 20, 2012