Mar 31, 2023  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23
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SOC 3560J - Writing in Sociology & Anthropology

Junior level composition course for Sociology and Anthropology majors and students in related fields. Combines writing instruction with consideration of substantive social science topics. Students try various styles of social science writing (book reviews; grant proposals; field notes; interviews; etc.). Prerequisites: (JR OR SR) & 13 HRS SOC/ANT

Requisites: 9 Hours in (ANTH or SOC)
Credit Hours: 3
OHIO BRICKS Foundations: Advanced Writing
General Education Code (students who entered prior to Fall 2021-22): 1J
Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 seminar
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Develop professional work habits, including those necessary for effective collaboration and cooperation with co-authors and peer reviewers.
  • Incorporate qualitative and quantitative data as appropriate, into assigned writing clearly, concisely, and logically.
  • Practice the qualities of professional rhetoric and writing style appropriate to the disciplines of Sociology and Anthropology.
  • Recognize, explain, and use elements of genres of communication appropriate to the disciplines of Sociology and Anthropology.
  • Revise and edit effectively in all assignments, including informal media.
  • Utilize current resources effectively in locating information for assigned writing and attribute reference sources with proper citation.

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