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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Technical Writing and Communication B.S.
Sub-plan: Environmental Science
Sample Plan: Environmental Science
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: 15.0 cr
CLA 1001: First Year Experience I 1.0 cr
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
WRIT 1001 - The Art of Explaining Things: Introduction to Technical Writing and Communication : 3.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
CLA 1002: First Year Experience II 1.0 cr
COMM 1101 - Introduction to Public Speaking (prerequisite to Elective WRIT 3257) [CIV] 3.0 cr
ESCI 1001 - Earth and Its Environments : 4.0 cr : PHYS, ENV
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3221W - Communication Modes and Methods : 3.0 cr : WI
WRIT 3671 - Visual Rhetoric and Document Design : 3.0 cr
LE (Mathematical Thinking) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
WRIT 3257 - Technical and Professional Presentations : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3315 - Writing on Issues of Land and the Environment : 3.0 cr : AH, DSJ
WRIT 3577W - Rhetoric, Technology, and the Internet : 3.0 cr : TS, WI
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
CLA 3002 - Career Kickstarter: Finding Internships and Other Career-Related Experiences 1.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3441 - Editing, Critique, and Style : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3562W - Technical and Professional Writing : 4.0 cr : WI
ENGL 3501 - Public Discourse: Coming to Terms with the Environment : 3.0 cr : LITR, ENV
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 3701W - Rhetorical Theory for Writing Studies : 3.0 cr : WI
WRIT 4501 - Usability and Human Factors in Technical Communication : 3.0 cr
URBS 3751 - Understanding the Urban Environment : 3.0 cr : ENV
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 4662W - Writing With Digital Technologies : 3.0 cr : WI
ESPM 3011W - Ethics in Natural Resources : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
ESPM 3601 - Sustainable Housing--Community, Environment, and Technology : 3.0 cr : TS
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
WRIT 4999 - Technical Writing and Communication Capstone : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3896 - Internship in Technical Writing and Communication : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr