TRN478H1: Science Writing for Non-Scientific Audiences

Hours: 
TBA

The course aims to train senior-level science students in a wide range of writing genres, focusing on a diversity of non-scientific audiences and writing styles. In addition, students learn to read and analyze texts in order to understand rhetorical strategies and devices.

Prerequisite: 

Students in science specialist or major programs. Permission by instructor.

Exclusion: 

Non-science students, first or second year students.

Recommended Preparation: 

TRN377Y1 (the comprehensive paper will serve as writing sample).

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)