ENGL 220 Research Voices: Clarity and Style for the Academic Writer




This course will help students from diverse fields improve the clarity and style of their writing. Students will read widely across scientific, social-scientific, and humanistic disciplines, applying strategies from a range of writers to their own written work. Drawing connections between academia and community, students will practice writing from their own fields of study with care, depth, and craft, experimenting to find their own unique voices while adapting to audience and context.


24 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including ENGL 100

Course Notes

For the focus of the course each term, see the "Courses" page on the English Department website.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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