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Emilie Jackinsky-Horrell
ENGL 198
Seattle Campus

Interdisciplinary Writing/Social Science

Expository writing based on material presented in a specified social science lecture course. Assignments include drafts of papers to be submitted in the specified course, and other pieces of analytic prose. Concurrent registration in specified course required.

Class description

This writing course will examine themes and topics from the connected course SMA/ENVIR/SIS 103. The class will emphasize the use of writing as a tool for active learning. It will encourage students' confidence in their own ability to synthesize material and analyze significant issues, break down the demands implicit in assignments, develop effective arguments, use appropriate revision strategies and evaluate their own writing and the writing of others.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

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Class assignments and grading

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Emilie Jackinsky-Horrell
Date: 02/24/2005