CM121

Writing Clearly and Concisely

Because good ideas are best communicated in a concise manner!

94%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 161 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 875
  • Preferential fee 735?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
    • Gatineau
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to write clearly and concisely, employ a richer vocabulary and improve your writing style and syntax.

Targeted audience

Any audience.

Prerequisite

Very good knowledge of the French language.

Customer Testimonials

Clear explanations, well structured course, dynamic trainer!

Marie-Ève D. / Coordonnatrice, Regroupements régionaux, Ordre des CPA du Québec

Content

  • Techniques for writing concisely: choosing the ideal word and evocative verbs, using appropriate punctuation and effective syntax
  • Exercises: finding the perfect term, substitutes and determinants, cascading complements
  • How to review and revise your writing: articulating ideas, style, different types of sentences, quality of language
  • Principles of readability
  • Writing workshops
  • Individual feedback and presentation of texts produced as part of a group during the workshop

General Note

Note: Writing for the Web and technical writing are covered in Courses WE123 and CM117 respectively.

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    January 25 to January 26 2018

  • Quebec City

    February 15 to February 16 2018

  • Montreal

    April 25 to April 26 2018

  • Gatineau

    May 3 to May 4 2018

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