Academic Writing and Research

This course is designed to be taken as the first course in all H-PSSS master’s programs coursework.  This is a research and writing course in which students will devote significant time to improving upon their research, writing, sourcing, and citing skills.  Students will learn the importance of accuracy, brevity, and clarity in strategic security communications.  Students will focus on academic essay organization including thesis statements, ethical use of source materials using scholarly methods.

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