Class # 11903, 01/08/2024-02/23/2024, HYBRID, Emily Jones
This one-credit, seven-week hybrid course refines students’ writing and speaking skills while challenging them to carefully consider their pathway through college and their steps after graduation. The course will cover diverse forms of written and oral communication, including essays, personal statements, and presentations. What each topic has in common is the need to persuade its intended audience in a polished yet accessible manner.
NOTE: This course is a (1 st ) 7-week course and runs from 01/08/2024 – 02/23/2024 This course is exclusively for students
with upper-division standing who are 1 to 3 semesters from graduation.
REQUIREMENTS: Though this is a hybrid course, most of your grade will be determined by the in-person sessions which take place over one weekend. Attendance is mandatory on Friday, February 2 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Also, this one-credit hybrid course includes online work prior to and after in-person weekend. There is a $50 course fee associated with this section. A hybrid course replaces at least 50% of classroom instruction with such online activities as discussions, presentations, tutorials, etc. Students can expect to spend as much time participating as they would in a traditional course. Students must be able to access the Internet frequently and conveniently and must be competent at using e-mail, managing files, and navigating Web sites.