Political Science

POLS3531Political and Policy Writing 3 ch (3WS) (W)
This course familiarizes students with various writing styles relevant to the study and practice of politics with the goal of expanding and enhancing written communication skills. In addition to academic essay writing, styles and formats suited to public policy analysis, political advocacy and journalistic commentary are covered. Classes typically follow a workshop format emphasizing practical exercises, class discussion and peer feedback. Open to students from all disciplines.