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WRITING 227 Professional and Technical Writing

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    Oct 21, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Professor Monteverde really challenged our class to do our best, while keeping the material intriguing.

    Course highlights:

    I had the opportunity to read a variety of literature written by women, from several different genres. I not only further developed my appreciation for some known female authors, but also learned of some which I had never heard of before. Along with reading literature, Professor Monteverde was great at giving constructive feedback on my writing skills, which helped me to further develop them.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    Put in plenty of effort when writing your papers! And enjoy getting to better know the works of some wonderful female authors.

    • Winter 2014
    • Gay Monteverde
    • Lots of Writing Always Do the Reading Great Discussions
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    Apr 17, 2016
    | Would highly recommend.

    Pretty easy, overall.

    Course Overview:

    This course is excellent because it teaches real life skills. Everyone needs to know how to write professionally and technically almost regardless of their industry or job.

    Course highlights:

    I learned how to make my writing much more concise and get to my point quicker. I learned that to be professional doesn't mean to be overly formal or to us big words just for the sake of it.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    It is a great course and it isn't difficult, but please take it seriously because it's so incredibly educational and useful!

    • Spring 2016
    • Nell Johnson
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Lots of Writing Always Do the Reading

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