QAA’s Objective Writing Workshop with Bryan Gould

QAA’s Objective Writing Workshop with Bryan Gould will show how to create written case-study assignments and/or workplace reports. The workshop will be delivered via three progressive two-hour sessions.

Event Details

Presenter: Bryan Gould
When: Monday, 15 April 2024
Time: 8.00am – 4.00pm
Location: QAA Head Office, 26-40 Delancey Street, Cleveland QLD 4163

Session 1: Introduction to Formal Writing

* Literacy/language/comprehension
* Clarity and meaning
* Objectivity
* Audience
* Person
* Layout and style
* Format
* Keyboard navigation

Session 2: Intermediate: Adding Credibility to Your Writing

* Assignments and reports – the same but different
* Aims, objectives and purpose
* Order of components
* Hypothesis and evidence
* Inserting facts and citing sources
* Structure and form of reports
* Appendices
* Referencing
* Style guide

Session 3: Advanced: Responsibilities and Liabilities in Writing

* The value of reports
* Who is the client?
* Grammar
* Spelling
* Punctuation
* Sentence structure
* Word usage
* Writing style
* Page style
* Language
* Proofing
* Navigation

After completing this workshop, attendees will be able to present information in a logical sequence, apply grammar, spelling and punctuation, format and structure a complete document, and produce a coherent, objective, referenced assignment or report.

Who should attend?

Sessions are informal and relevant to arborists working within the industry, whether aspiring or experienced. Information is complementary and supplementary to AQF certificate/diploma studies.
This workshop is 100% classroom-based, centred on illustrated slide presentations that encourage discussion and interaction.

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