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Courses

PW 207: Fundamentals of Publishing 3 credits

An overview of publishing, emphasizing book-trade practices and individual roles within a publishing house. Manufacturing, business, legal and ethical considerations explored from both a contemporary and historical perspective.

Prerequisite: En 102.

This course is not offered this academic year.

PW 211: Expository Writing 3 credits

Principles and techniques of writing that informs or explains.

Prerequisite: En 102.

Sec Days Time Room
1MF12:35–1:50FA217
2MF3:00–4:15FA212
3TTH12:35–1:50AL216

PW 222: Fundamentals of Technical Writing 3 credits

Introduction to techniques for presenting technical information so that people can understand it easily and use it efficiently.

Prerequisite: En 102.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH12:35–1:50FA212

PW 307: Book & Technical Editing 3 credits

Principles and techniques of editing a book or technical document from manuscript to published version with special emphasis on copyediting and proofreading skills.

Prerequisite: PW 207.

This course is not offered this academic year.

PW 322: Critical Writing 3 credits

Principles and techniques of analytical and evaluative writing.

Prerequisite: En 103.

Sec Days Time Room
1TTH1:00–2:15AL202

PW 324: Business Writing 3 credits

Development of writing skills for success in the workplace, including audience and situation analysis, appropriate and clear style, and standard message formats.

Prerequisite: En 102.

Sec Days Time Room
1MWF9:00–9:50FA319
2MWF12:00–12:50AL314