Writing about the Environment

Fall 2024 > Humanities & Social Sciences > ENGL.3245 > 082

Course No: ENGL.3245-082; SIS Class Nbr: 13426; SIS Term: 3410
Course Status: Open

Course Description

From John Muir to Rachel Carson to Bill McKibben, environmentalists have traditionally relied upon the power of their prose to transform the thoughts and behavior of their contemporaries. Stemming form the premise that writing is a form of environmental action, this course introduces students to a range of modes of writing in environmental studies. In the process of reading, discussing and practicing different kinds of environmental writing, students will develop a variety of writing skill in addition to an appreciation for writing as an important form of environmental action.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ENGL 1020 College Writing II, or permission of instructor.
  • Core Codes: AH, ARCH, ENSC, SUSTAINABI
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Marlowe Miller
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Fall: Oct 28 to Dec 20
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1155 | Pay as little as $238/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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