SCI 215 Science Writing

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Develops information literacy and scientific writing with emphasis on developing skills in identifying appropriate search strategies, discipline-specific investigative techniques, and citation devices. Students will learn the principles and practices of research design sufficient to begin to evaluate published studies in their chosen field of study and the mechanics of correct format and styles of writing that would be acceptable in the professional community.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in ENG 152 and a minimum of two science courses