Class Schedule

SCIC 160 - 01 Introduction to Science Writing

2014 Spring Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
62217
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
W
Available Seats
2
Combined Section Capacity
18
Enrolled
16

Combined Sections
Class
Title
Enrollment Capacity
Enrolled
SCIC 160 - 01
SEM
IntroScienceWriting
9
8
BIOE 188 - 01
SEM
IntroScienceWriting
9
8

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 physical and biological sciences majors.

Class Notes
Also offered at BIOE 188

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MW 05:00PM - 06:45PM
Kresge Clrm 319
03/31/2014 - 06/06/2014