Taking minutes (ATP)

Content information


This workshop aims to improve your written language skills and teaches you how to properly communicate in English in a business context. This module specifically focuses on writing reports of meetings in English.


This module focuses on writing clear reports of meetings in English. A good report is well-structured and accessible. Further quality requirements are objectivity and accuracy.  

Participants are asked to bring own meeting reports that will be discussed during the workshop, which will lead to individual or group suggestions for rewriting.

Administrative data

Programme: VTO

Useful info

Special information:
You can only register (*) for this course via the UGent portal.

(*) How?

  1. Log in to Athena
  2. Navigate to Office
  3. Select Apollo
  4. Click “Personeel”
  5. Click “Vorming”, then “Catalogus”
  6. Search (or navigate to) the course of your choice and click “Inschrijven”

This course is intended for UGent staff. However, you can book this course for your company’s staff as well. Please contact for info and terms.


Number of tuition hours: 3


Nr. of hours per week: 1 x 3 (This workshop forms part of a trajectory of 3 x 3 hours aimed at improving written production in English. Participants can join this workshop as a separate event or as part of the entire trajectory.)

Hand-outs available at: UCT

For who?: Ghent University staff (Administrative and technical staff)