Writing for Advocacy

JOURN X 457.4
Discover how writing for advocacy can be memorable, provocative, and persuasive--all while developing your own unique voice in the 21st century multimedia environment. Knowledge of AP style strongly recommended.
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Classroom
Starting at $573.00
As few as 9 weeks
3.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Acquire the essential writing skills for constructing a solid argument, and learn to express yourself with precision and eloquence
  • Develop and hone the skills needed to mount a compelling case and call to action through course readings, written assignments, and stimulating guest speakers

About this course:

Times have changed, but the essential writing skills for constructing a solid argument, expressed with precision and eloquence, have not. In this course, students acquire the skills needed to mount a compelling case and call to action. Through course readings, written assignments, and stimulating guest speakers, discover how writing for advocacy can be memorable, provocative, and persuasive--all while developing your own unique voice in the 21st century multimedia environment. Knowledge of AP style strongly recommended.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Writing for Advocacy.

College-level nonfiction writing skills.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Joel Bellman
364869
Fee:
$573.00
53 days left. Enroll by Jan 10, 2019
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Notes

Visitors are permitted. Enrollment limited to 25 students. Enrollment deadline: January 16, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jan 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Jan 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Jan 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Jan 31, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Feb 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Feb 14, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Feb 21, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Feb 28, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Thu Mar 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112

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