Nov 25, 2020  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WR 308 - Writing for the Health Professions


This course provides an overview of writing principles and techniques geared at health professionals. Medicine and health care require specialized forms of communication in a variety of contexts, from clinics, private practices, and hospitals, to HMOs and other settings. Students will get intensive writing instruction and practice in a variety of genres and contexts, including among others, health education materials, public health campaigns, and visual electronic communication. Students will work both individually and collaboratively in in-class workshops. The course satisfies the written communication and information literacy general education skills.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: WR 101 and WR 102 or equivalent). 

Credits: 3