BioNetwork Training

The BioNetwork Capstone Center provides affordable, high-quality, hands-on training in biotechnology, biomanufacturing, and biopharmaceutical/pharmaceutical operations in a simulated industrial (cGMP) environment.

The Capstone Center is situated in the Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center (BTEC) at North Carolina State University Centennial Campus. It provides a training environment that mirrors a biomanufacturing plant facility with state-of-the-art classrooms, industrial-grade equipment laboratories, and a certified cleanroom suite.

Industry-recognized credential: BioNetwork Capstone Certificates

Complete in: 12 months or less

For non-credit student support services or to see if you qualify for financial assistance, contact the Career Pathways Program & Student Resources. 

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Course Details & Registration Information

Report Writing; Considerations and Best Practices
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Participants will learn techniques and tools that will help them better organize, write and edit reports and other technical documents. Topics covered will include: developing a document using an outline, choosing a format, identifying the audience, editing skills and clearly communicating to promote understanding. We’ll also review sentence structure, author’s voice, common grammatical errors, punctuation, and commonly misused words. Students will learn how to eliminate run-on sentences and redundant and repetitive verbiage.
Course Objectives
  1. Be able to organize, write, and edit reports and technical documents
  2. Understand how to choose a format
  3. Be able to identify the appropriate audience and voice
  4. Understand sentence structure
  5. Have tools to be better editors
Outline of Instruction
  1. Introduction
  2. What is Technical Writing, where is it used
  3. Benefits of Being a Good Technical Writer
  4. Consequences of Being a Bad Technical Writer
  5. How to Write a Great Technical Document in 6 easy steps
  6. Figures and Tables
  7. Abbreviations defined
  8. Correctly citing references
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Bionetwork Manager