Mar 30, 2020  
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECO 265 - Writing on Economic Issues

3 Credits

Develops the skills for economic writing including: the use of rhetorical devices In persuasive economic arguments, critical analysis of economic problems, the use and explanation of charts and tables, writing and revision of multiple drafts, different technologies of research and writing and the evaluation and annotation of different sources for relevancy and reliability. Through reading a variety of primary and secondary sources and engaging in several types of economic writing and conversation, students extend their understanding of the conventions of clear and concise writing about primary and secondary sources in libraries, archives, and published materials, and adapt their writing style to communicate with a variety of audiences.

Prerequisite(s): ENG 122  with a grade of “C” or better