Class Schedule

BIOE 188 - 01 Introduction to Science Writing

2013 Spring Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
62152
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
W
Available Seats
11
Combined Section Capacity
18
Enrolled
7

Combined Sections
Class
Title
Enrollment Capacity
Enrolled
SCIC 160 - 01
SEM
IntroScienceWriting
12
4
BIOE 188 - 01
SEM
IntroScienceWriting
6
3

Description
A rigorous examination and practice of the skills involved in writing articles about science, health, technology, and the environment for the general public. Covers the essential elements of news writing and explanatory journalism, including developing a story idea, interviewing scientists, fact checking, composition, and editing of multiple drafts about scientific research.

Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and C1, C2 requirements. Enrollment restricted to junior and senior biological sciences majors.

Class Notes
Also offered as SCIC 160

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MW 05:00PM - 06:45PM
Kresge Clrm 319
04/01/2013 - 06/07/2013