Course description

America’s employers consistently rank the ability to communicate as one of the most important career skills for hiring and advancement. This course will strengthen your ability to craft effective written communication for a variety of formats, providing you with a skill set that is applicable in professional and academic settings. Assignments explore social science and communication concepts.

Outcome 1: Students will be able to build skills in a series of tasks critical to high-quality writing; finding, evaluating, analyzing, synthesizing and prioritizing complex material.

Outcome 2: Students will be able to master the individual components of the writing process; composing, editing, and revising.

Outcome 3: Students will be able to translate social science and communication theories and concepts for academic and public audiences.

Outcome 4: Students will be able to maintain the fundamentals of effective writing while adapting style, tone and content to fit a variety of formats and audiences.

Course is open to all majors in the summer/winter. Because this course is a full semester's worth of work condensed into a short time period, students must be prepared to several hours of course work daily.

Prerequisites

COMM 1101; 3 credits of college-level writing courses. Grade of B or better in a 3-credit college writing course.

Classes

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Previously offered classes

The COMM 2310 001-LEC section of this course has been canceled.

Summer 2020: Online course

Section ID:COMM 2310 001-LEC
Number:1092
Class dates:June 22-August 4, 2020
Exam date:Tuesday August 04, 11:59 PM (see Final exams)
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:3
Grade:Student option
Instructor:Chambliss, E. (elc55)
Max. enroll:20
Notes:Course is open to all majors in the summer. Grade of B or better in a 3-credit college writing course.
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To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.