Communications

  • Communications 0441 
    Paragraph Development

    1  credit hour

    Basic course with practice in composing well-constructed paragraphs. Students write paragraphs in basic rhetorical forms using skills of effective organization, unity, detail and transition. Emphasis is on understanding paragraph components to write well-developed and coherent paragraphs. This course may be taken four times for credit. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. (1 lecture hour)

  • Communications 0443 
    Essay Organization

    1  credit hour

    Basic course in elements of essay organization and development. Students write essays utilizing writing process: invention, collection of supporting information, development of thesis statement, organization of ideas, multiple drafts/revisions and editing. Emphasis is on learning to write and organize essays with specific rhetorical devices, such as description, example and comparison/contrast. This course may be taken four times for credit. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. (1 lecture hour)

  • Communications 0449 
    Term Paper Supplement

    1  credit hour

    Basic course reviewing essential skills in writing term papers. Students review skills through reading and practical exercises. Emphasis is on writing term papers using sound research and documentation methods. May be taken in conjunction with a course that requires a research paper. This course may be taken four times for credit. This course can only be taken on a pass/fail basis. (1 lecture hour)

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