Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 250 Introduction to Public and Professional Writing

Surveys genres and modalities of professional writing, including social media and writing for the web. Provides an overview of areas such as digital publishing, new media journalism, business and technical writing, and editing. Develops a rhetorical understanding of professional writing as the ability to write in response to elements including audience, purpose, medium, and design.




Prerequisite: GSR 102 and permission of the instructor.


Bachelors, Minor, Undergraduate