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Sushil Oswal
TWRT 331
Tacoma Campus

Writing in the Natural Sciences

Studies communications and rhetorical principles for sharing scientific knowledge in professional meetings with other scientists and with general audiences. Focuses on three most common genes: scientific paper (including literature review and abstract writing), research proposal, and scientific poster. Prerequisite: a minimum grade 2.0 in either TWRT 211 or TWRT 291.

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Please purchase the required textbook: Ann Penrose and Steven Katz, _Writing in the Sciences_ Third Edition 2010

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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 Sushil Oswal
Date: 12/25/2012