Description
RESEARCH WRITING
This course trains students in the techniques of responsible library research. Students will learn how to locate and utilize the resources of a library. Students will also learn how to take notes and document, use primary and secondary sources, and write paraphrases, summaries and abstracts. Each student will write a major research paper on a topic of his/her choice, one which may legitimately serve as a term paper for another course.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Seminar - Required
Offering
Course
ENGCMP 0450
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
English
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: ENG 0102 or ENGCMP (0002 or 0006 or 0020 or 0200 or 0203 or 0205 or 0207 or 0208 or 0210 or 0212) or ENGFLM 0210 or FP (0003 or 0006) or (ENGR 0012 or 0712 or 0715 or 0716 or 0718)
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring