Effective Writing Techniques for Policy Analysts
This workshop is designed to help students write and communicate effectively about public policy analysis. The course will cover such topics as identifying key policy messages, structuring a document for maximum effect, and developing a communication approach to address the needs of multiple audiences. Students will get hands-on practice in writing project descriptions, introductions, report/dissertation chapters, conclusions, and summaries. Students will work on one or more documents of their choice and will receive individualized feedback to help strengthen their writing skills.