Writing at the Master’s or PhD level presents distinct challenges. This course helps you with the specific requirements of graduate-level articles, reports and theses. Topics include problem areas in style and grammar, the development and organization of ideas, writing abstracts and literature reviews, and incorporating sources and quotations. As well as carefully designed assignments, the course provides opportunities for questions, discussion and exercises.
View a sample outline for the course. This outline is for the online course, but the same material is covered in the face-to-face course.
- Booth, Wayne C. The Craft of Research, 3rd Edition
This course can be applied to the UBC Certificate in Professional Communication.
This course is offered in two formats: 100% online or in-class.