Writing Technical Reports

Credit: 1 PDH

Course Fee: $15.00

9 Pages


Attention PE engineers in the States of Ohio, Indiana, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania

This course can not be used as a continuing education course to renew your license in any of the above States. The course material of this course is not within the guidelines of States requirements.


Course Summary

This article provides some general guidelines and "tips" for writing technical reports. The rules for references, figures, tables, tense and voice, equations, etc., apply to all engineering writing.

Learning Objectives

All engineers must report their work, usually in writing. Skilled writers impress their readers favorably. Clear writing helps in preparing oral presentations.

Course Author

Department of Mechanical engineering
University of Michigan



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