229: Professional Writing
In this course you will acquire the skills needed to write clear and straightforward prose. Assignments will introduce you to the forms, methods, standards, and issues central to writing in the workplace. You will learn how to shape your writing to suit a range of readers, purposes, and professional contexts. You will learn effective strategies to analyze writing situations, and work in the class may include your own technical instructions, promotions, reports, proposals, correspondence, and application materials. Emphasis in this intensive writing course will be on the writing process, collaboration, research methods, and technology and document design"
Registered & Waitlisted Students
Please remember that you must attend BOTH the first and second class meetings in order to secure your position on the class roster or the waitlist. Failure to attend either meeting can result in your being dropped from the course or the waitlist.