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2014-2015 Catalog 
2014-2015 Catalog FINAL VERSION - Closed for Revisions

Biomedical Writing Minor

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This minor is administered by the Department of English .


(23-24 credits plus a 1-3 credit recommended internship).

Designed for students in good academic standing who already have a major or minor in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics, Clinical Laboratory Science, or any other health-related majors or minors. The Biomedical Writing Minor will help you acquire (a) proficiency in the technical skill of biomedical writing; (b) knowledge about contemporary approaches to and issues in biomedical communication; (c) knowledge about the history and culture of both biomedical research and patient care; and (d) an understanding of the social and environmental contexts within which epidemiological phenomena manifest themselves.

Medical Terminology

Philosophical, Humanistic, and Sociological Perspectives on Medicine and Science

Take one of the following:

Writing Internship (Recommended)

  • ENGL 498 (1-3 credits)

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