UW crest The University of Wisconsin-Madison UW Home My UW UW Search  
Office of Human Resources
Login     OHRD Catalog Wednesday, March 21, 2018   
OTM Catalog

Write with Plain Language   (back)
*You must complete Introduction to Plain Language before registering for this certificate workshop.

Review and practice plain language guidelines to choose the right words.Gain a deeper understanding of core plain language strategies to engage in concentrated writing practice focused on:

* Word choice
* Grammar
* Organization of content

Improve the readability of a document the trainer provides and negotiate successful editing in a small group setting. Complete a homework assignment by editing a brief writing sample using the plain language strategies presented.

*This is the second required workshop in a three-part series to earn the Plain Language Certificate. Attend the Write with Plain Language workshop and complete the mandatory homework assignment as a prerequisite to registering for Design with Plain Language.
Contact Info:
Elizabeth Gaytan (Elizabeth.gaytan@wisc.edu)
Satisfies these prerequisites:
Write With Plain Language
Part of Certificates:
Plain Language Certificate
Write with Plain Language6/29/20189:00 AM11:00 AM21 North Park Street, Room 5045 6/29/20181YES

Introduction To Plain Language
  Event requires prerequisites.   

Copyright 2018 by University of Wisconsin-Madison-Office of Talent Management
If you have feedback, questions or problems accessing this page, Contact Us.