AALS | Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies

Associate Degree Courses at CalSouthern

The following associate degree courses comprise the curriculum of CalSouthern’s Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies (AALS) program. If you have questions regarding any of these associates degree courses, or about CalSouthern’s AALS program, please contact an Enrollment Advisor today.

English

ENG 1406 Professional and Technical Writing

Credits : 3

The course will prepare learners for their professional lives in scientific, technical, or public service fields by helping them organize their knowledge while exploring ways of applying it, thus developing their professional expertise. A variety of media and formats will be studied, including websites, emails, proposals, memos, and instructions.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe general strategies for explaining and instructing technical information in writing.
  • Demonstrate various document design options and presentation features.
  • Explain various types of visuals and how to apply graphics and visuals to make writing more aesthetically appealing.
  • Describe the necessary contents for a manual, as well as other product-support items.
  • Demonstrate how to write effective reports and proposals as well as fliers, brochures, and newsletters.
  • Demonstrate how to write professional papers, such as the technical scientific paper, as well as academic papers.
  • Write a resume and cover letter in preparation for a job interview.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Humanities

ENG 1406 Professional and Technical Writing

Credits : 3

The course will prepare learners for their professional lives in scientific, technical, or public service fields by helping them organize their knowledge while exploring ways of applying it, thus developing their professional expertise. A variety of media and formats will be studied, including websites, emails, proposals, memos, and instructions.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe general strategies for explaining and instructing technical information in writing.
  • Demonstrate various document design options and presentation features.
  • Explain various types of visuals and how to apply graphics and visuals to make writing more aesthetically appealing.
  • Describe the necessary contents for a manual, as well as other product-support items.
  • Demonstrate how to write effective reports and proposals as well as fliers, brochures, and newsletters.
  • Demonstrate how to write professional papers, such as the technical scientific paper, as well as academic papers.
  • Write a resume and cover letter in preparation for a job interview.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Mathematics

ENG 1406 Professional and Technical Writing

Credits : 3

The course will prepare learners for their professional lives in scientific, technical, or public service fields by helping them organize their knowledge while exploring ways of applying it, thus developing their professional expertise. A variety of media and formats will be studied, including websites, emails, proposals, memos, and instructions.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe general strategies for explaining and instructing technical information in writing.
  • Demonstrate various document design options and presentation features.
  • Explain various types of visuals and how to apply graphics and visuals to make writing more aesthetically appealing.
  • Describe the necessary contents for a manual, as well as other product-support items.
  • Demonstrate how to write effective reports and proposals as well as fliers, brochures, and newsletters.
  • Demonstrate how to write professional papers, such as the technical scientific paper, as well as academic papers.
  • Write a resume and cover letter in preparation for a job interview.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Natural Science

ENG 1406 Professional and Technical Writing

Credits : 3

The course will prepare learners for their professional lives in scientific, technical, or public service fields by helping them organize their knowledge while exploring ways of applying it, thus developing their professional expertise. A variety of media and formats will be studied, including websites, emails, proposals, memos, and instructions.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe general strategies for explaining and instructing technical information in writing.
  • Demonstrate various document design options and presentation features.
  • Explain various types of visuals and how to apply graphics and visuals to make writing more aesthetically appealing.
  • Describe the necessary contents for a manual, as well as other product-support items.
  • Demonstrate how to write effective reports and proposals as well as fliers, brochures, and newsletters.
  • Demonstrate how to write professional papers, such as the technical scientific paper, as well as academic papers.
  • Write a resume and cover letter in preparation for a job interview.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Social Science

ENG 1406 Professional and Technical Writing

Credits : 3

The course will prepare learners for their professional lives in scientific, technical, or public service fields by helping them organize their knowledge while exploring ways of applying it, thus developing their professional expertise. A variety of media and formats will be studied, including websites, emails, proposals, memos, and instructions.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe general strategies for explaining and instructing technical information in writing.
  • Demonstrate various document design options and presentation features.
  • Explain various types of visuals and how to apply graphics and visuals to make writing more aesthetically appealing.
  • Describe the necessary contents for a manual, as well as other product-support items.
  • Demonstrate how to write effective reports and proposals as well as fliers, brochures, and newsletters.
  • Demonstrate how to write professional papers, such as the technical scientific paper, as well as academic papers.
  • Write a resume and cover letter in preparation for a job interview.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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