Introduction to Professional Writing

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Course No: ENGL.2390-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1766; SIS Term: 3040
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course offers an introduction to different types of professional writing, including journalism, technical writing, business writing, and other professional communication. Focus in the course will be on understanding the rhetorical situation, including the audience, purpose, and context of each communication task. Students will learn how to work effectively and ethically in a collaborative and professional environment. Students may not earn credit for both 42.227 and 42.239.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ENGL 1020 College Writing II.
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  • Core Codes: AH, ENSC
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Mary Gormley
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2021: May 17 to Jul 25
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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