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BIOL 027: Scientific Literacy and Technical Writing

Course Description

This introductory course surveys the writing style and optimal methods for reading, reviewing, and critically analyzing scientific literature. This course covers important sections found in scientific journal articles, how to best write in typical scientific journal style, and how to format and read through the dense information often found in technical writing.

Units: 1

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to CSU only

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 16 – 18
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to CSU only
Last Updated 7/19/23