ENG1000 Foundations of Professional Writing

Course Overview

Educational Level: Lower undergraduate, Associate
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Phillip Grayson

Course Description:

Professional writing encompasses a wide range of career and ministry possibilities. With the advent of the internet the scope for professional writing has expanded significantly, while introducing new writing styles to meet the needs of on-line electronic media. This course introduces students to the world of professional writing and helps them improve personal writing with a particular view for using writing as a missional communication tool.

How This Course Benefits Students:

Students interested in writing need a thorough introduction to the professional writing industry. This course provides essential information about the field of professional writing and gives students opportunity for evaluation and improvement of writing ability.

Why This Course Is Important:

Professional writing is a field that can not only generate important income and employment for skilled and trained writers, it is one that can be used for the Christian witness and development with great impact. Christians grounded in Biblical Christianity who also have skills and training in writing will be significant leaders in coming years, especially as the internet and other electronic media continue to grow in usage around the world.