Specialized Writing Courses

The MWC offers a variety of non-credit courses that teach written communication skills for different media and professional contexts. See our offerings below for upcoming courses and one-off events. All of our specialized writing courses are open to the public as well as to members of the McGill community.  

The non-credit courses listed below all qualify for Quebec’s Corporate Education Tax Credit. McGill students, staff, and alumni are also eligible for discounts specific to each course. Please check each course description for details.

Summer 2019

Non-credit Transcript Courses

(These courses award Continuing Education Units and are therefore graded courses)

Course Title Start Date END DATE REGISTRATION
Professional Writing in Business May 23rd, 2019 July 25th, 2019 Click to register
Scientific Writing and Publishing: Graduate ESL (online)* May 27th, 2019 July 15th, 2019 Click here

Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy for Professional Writing in Business (YCCM 208):

  • If you cancel your registration prior to the start date of the course, you will receive a full refund of the course fee.
  • If you withdraw from the course prior to the start of the second class, the course fee will be refunded minus a $20.00 cancellation fee.
  • If you withdraw from the course at any time after the start of the second class, no refund will be issued, and a grade of “W” will appear on your McGill Record of Study.

*Registration and Withdrawal Policies for Scientific Writing and Publishing: Graduate ESL (YCCM 600):

  • All information can be found on this page