The project consortium will develop standard curricula for the academic training of technical communicators. Their contents will be derived from the academic competence framework. The methodology will be based on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). They shall support higher education institution setting up study programs in technical communication, both for undergraduate and graduate studies. Two curricula will be developed for the purpose of specialization courses for both language / translation studies and for engineering studies. The curricula will be published in spring 2018.