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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Technical Writing and Communication B.S.
Sub-plan: Legal Discourse and Public Policy
Sample Plan: Legal Discourse and Public Policy
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
LE (Mathematical Thinking) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3001 - Introduction to Technical Writing and Communication : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3102W - Public Writing : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3221W - Communication Modes and Methods : 3.0 cr : WI
WRIT 3244W - Critical Literacies: How Words Change the World : 3.0 cr : AH, DSJ, WI
LE (Physical Sciences) :4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
WRIT 3562W - Technical and Professional Writing : 4.0 cr : WI
WRIT 3577W - Rhetoric, Technology, and the Internet : 3.0 cr : TS, WI
GWSS 3415 - Feminist Perspectives on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault : 3.0 cr : DSJ
POL 4501W - The Supreme Court and Constitutional Interpretation : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3441 - Editing, Critique, and Style : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3672W - Project Design and Development : 3.0 cr : WI
WRIT 3701W - Rhetorical Theory for Writing Studies : 3.0 cr : WI
WRIT 4431W - Science, Technology, and the Law : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
WRIT 3671 - Visual Rhetoric and Document Design : 3.0 cr
AMIN 4231 - Color of Public Policy: African Americans, American Indians, Asian Americans, & Chicanos in the U.S. : 3.0 cr
SOC 4101W - Sociology of Law : 3.0 cr : WI
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
WRIT 3896 - Internship in Technical Writing and Communication : 3.0 cr
WRIT 4501 - Usability and Human Factors in Technical Communication : 3.0 cr
WRIT 4995 - Technical Writing and Communication Capstone : 1.0 cr
POL 4403W - Constitutions, Democracy, and Rights: Comparative Perspectives : 3.0 cr : GP, WI
Elective :4.0 cr