Take The Power of Persuasion online at your own pace
Explore how persuasive writing strengthens important professional skills like communication and problem solving by focusing on the research process. Take this self-paced, online course via laptop, table
ACE Credit®-recommended for 3.0 semester credits
This course focuses on the research process. Students will learn how to effectively source information using proper research techniques, beginning by crafting a research question and culminating in a 6-8 page persuasive essay that will influence others to adopt or change a particular perspective. Students will also explore how persuasive writing strengthens important professional skills including communication, problem solving, and innovation skills.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 10 Challenge assessments (these are like quizzes) and 6 Touchstone assessments (these are writing assignments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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