21W.794 Graduate Technical Writing Workshop


Class Info

Designed to improve the student's ability to communicate technical information. Covers the basics of working with sources, including summarizing and paraphrasing, synthesizing source materials, citing, quoting, and avoiding plagiarism. Also covers how to write an abstract and a literature review. Limited to graduate engineering students based on results of the Graduate Writing Exam. Permission of instructor

This class has no prerequisites.

21W.794 will not be offered this semester. It will be available during IAP.

This class counts for a total of 3 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Fall 2010 Subject Evaluations, 21W.794 was rated 4.9 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Dave Custer's 21W.794 Syllabus, IAP 2005 site or on the 21W.794 Stellar site.

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Dave Custer's 21W.794 Syllabus, IAP 2005
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