May 11, 2021  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BW 702 - Stylistics and Editing

This course focuses on the features of style that make different writing projects unique. The course takes a broad approach to medical narrative, from clinical reports to essays on medical writing. Students will also study modern principles of medical editing, apply them to sample documents and become familiarized with the AMA Manual of Style and theories of grammar in analyzing medical text. Through a variety of critiques, they will gain experience in applied principles of grammar and scientific rhetoric.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: BW 701 or permission of program director)

Credits: 3