:: Advanced Certificate Course in Structured Writing for Technical Documentation FAQ

Advanced Certificate Course in Structured Writing for Technical Documentation FAQ

Advanced Certificate Course in Structured Writing for Technical Documentation

How long will it take me to complete the course?

This course can be completed in 6 weeks. The student will be given up to 6 months to complete.

If I don’t complete the course in the six months allotted time frame what can I do?

Extension fees are applicable beyond a 6 month completion deadline. Students are responsible for requesting the extension in writing to the Program Coordinator in advance. Extension Fees are due at time of request. Please see below for extension fees:

  • 1 month, $125.00
  • 2 months, $150.00
  • 3 months, $175.00

How is the program administered?

The entire program is delivered through our MyGATO Learning Management System (Get Anytime Training Online), available to you 24/7 from your own individual student login page that is provided when you sign up for the course.
 
You can upload your assignments and take quizzes directly from the Website, and download the resources that are provided as part of the program.

What types of assessments are involved?

Evaluation of your performance will be based on:

  • Instructor's evaluaton of your written assignments
  • Quizzes
  • Contribution to discussions
  • Final project

Are there any required books for the course?

Yes, book(s) are required for this program. Please visit the course page for book details.

Outside of tuition and book fees are there any other costs involved?

No other fees are assessed.

How do I obtain a certificate?

Please contact the Program Coordinator to request a gold seal certificate of completion.
 
A certificate may take up to 5-7 days to process in order to confirm completion of the program and allow for processing time for the certificate.

Will the certificate be from the University of Texas?

The certificate awarded will be a gold seal certificate from The University of Texas, Professional Development Center.

What are the advantages of taking this course online?

Always accessible…on demand…single login…easy to manage…work at your own pace…these are just a few of the many advantages.
 

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