Writing Profession, Intro.

WRT 100
Description: This first-semester course introduces students to writing in a range of fields and to the fundamentals of professional writing, including a survey of theories and practices of writing from ancient Greece to the contemporary workplace. Students learn that writing is a broad culturally informed practice and are introduced to the concept of audience. Industry professionals are invited to discuss writing in the workplace in the world of media/creative and technical/business writing. Students also begin to maintain a portfolio of their work.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
WRT 100-01 MTH 9:30-10:45AM 08/25/14 - 12/12/14 Brookes 20 Register
WRT 100-02 MTH 11-12:15PM 08/25/14 - 12/12/14 Brookes 17 Register