This course prepares the student to use good writing and presentation skills in academic and business environments. Students will learn how to define and focus their information needs in a subject area, how to access and evaluate needed information, and how to transform information into the foundation for original writing. The course emphasizes thesis organization, process, and proper documentation and citation, in addition to issues such as persuasion, audience analysis and plagiarism. Prerequisites:BM 301 with a grade of C- or better. 5 crs.
This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog. View this catalog.