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  • Three Modules on Clear Writing Style: An Introduction to The Craft of Argument, by Joseph M. Williams and Gregory Colomb

    "Each of the three modules in this series introducing the Little Red Schoolhouse (LRS) principles aims to do several things: Present an overview of the Little Red Schoolhouse method; Review key LRS topics and terminology; Examine one aspect of the writing and editing process more closely, working through selected examples"

  • Writing what you know

    "This unit includes reading and writing activities that are geared to developing the use of memory, observation and the senses. The aim is to develop your perceptual abilities, honing your capacity to see detail in the world. After studying this unit you should: ?be able to articulate your own thoughts on the notion of ?write what you know?; ?be equipped to write ?blind? descriptions of...

  • Common Errors to avoid in Scientific Writing

    This handout defines and shows examples of grammar, usage, and style errors commonly seen in undergraduate writing in the sciences. During class, students might be asked to revise each example.

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