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Written Communications For Aacr

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This course assists students in analyzing their experiences and communicating the experiences effectively. Further, the course focuses on core academic skills necessary for writing effective college-level essays and covers writing strategies, paragraph use and structure, and sentence construction. This course also covers the application of peer-review, collaborative, and error analysis strategies for developing more effective communication.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Grammar and Mechanics

    • Demonstrate an understanding of writing mechanics and grammatical concepts.
    • Exhibit an understanding of writing style using an introductory phrase.

    Writing Situations

    • Demonstrate the ability to perform each of the steps involved in the writing process.
    • Apply peer editing methods to produce clear and concise writing.
    • Apply the rules of style to academic papers, using the appropriate methods to summarize, paraphrase, cite, and references sources.

    Writing Components

    • Illustrate the use of proper sentence structure and effective word choice.
    • Apply rules of writing effective paragraphs.

    The Well Rounded Essay

    • Create an essay that integrates the components of effective academic writing.
    • Practice revising, rewriting, and proofreading.
    • Demonstrate the qualities of coherence and cohesion in an essay.
    • Integrate various writers' work into one cohesive document.
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