About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering proposal writing material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn how to write proposals. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to write proposals
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning writing (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about writing proposals
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra writing learning resources
How It Works:
- Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the writing proposals chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the writing proposals chapter exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any question about writing proposals. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a proposal writing unit of a standard technical writing course. Topics covered include:
- Purpose, structure and content of proposals
- Internal and external proposals
- Solicited and unsolicited proposals
- Persuasive qualities of proposals
1. Purpose, Content & Structure of Proposals
Proposals are an important part of business communications. In this lesson, you'll learn about the purpose, content, and structure of proposal writing in a business setting. A short quiz follows.
2. Comparing Different Types of Proposals
Proposals are important documents for organizations ranging from businesses to universities and other non-profit organizations. In this lesson, you'll learn about different types of proposals. A short quiz follows.
3. Persuasive Elements of Proposals
Proposals are persuasive documents, but not all proposals use the same method of persuasion. In this lesson, you'll learn about different types of proposals and the various persuasive elements they use.
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- Introduction to Technical Writing: Help and Review
- Prewriting for Technical Documents: Help and Review
- Writing Technical Documents: Help and Review
- Technical Editing & Rewriting: Help and Review
- Elements of Technical Documents: Help and Review
- Usability Testing & Technical Writing: Help and Review
- Informal Technical Reports: Help and Review
- Formal Technical Reports: Help and Review
- Business Reports for Technical Writing: Help and Review
- Technical Correspondence: Help and Review
- Technical Resumes & Cover Letters: Help and Review
- Technical Instructions: Help and Review
- Writing Technical Manuals: Help and Review
- Language & Style
- Language in Context