Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

Writing 3221F/G

CRIME SCENE TO COURTROOM: FORENSIC WRITING


From true crime exposés to writing search warrants and wiretaps, this course introduces students to the process of investigating and documenting incidents likely to result in criminal prosecution, litigation, or inquiry. Students will also learn the art of drafting rhetorically complex documents capable of withstanding public, political, and media scrutiny.

Antirequisite(s): Writing 2297G if taken in 2014-15 or 2013-14.

Prerequisite(s): At least 65% in one of Writing 2101F/G, Writing 2125F/G (or the former Writing 2121F/G), Writing 2111F/G, Writing 2130F/G or Writing 2131F/G; or at least 70% in one of Writing 1000F/G, Writing 1030F/G, or Writing 1031F/G; or permission of the Department (consult the Undergraduate Program Director, Writing).

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: WRITING

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