ENGW 3307: Advanced Writing in the Sciences
Lecture - 4 credits
- Offers instruction in writing for students considering careers or advanced study in the physical or life sciences.
- By exploring research literature and reflecting on their own experiences, offers students an opportunity to identify issues of interest in their field and analyze how scientific texts make claims, invoke other scientific literature, offer evidence, and deploy key terms.
- Through analysis and imitation, exposes students to the challenges of the scientific project, such as the use of quantitative data and visual presentation of evidence.
- In a workshop setting, offers students an opportunity to evaluate a wide variety of sources and develop expertise in audience analysis, critical research, peer review, and revision.
Offers instruction in writing for students considering careers or advanced study in the physical or life sciences. Show more.