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ASTU 400D 001 (Web-Oriented Course)

Interdisciplinary Studies in Arts - NARRATIVE NOW

For upper-division students in the Faculty of Arts. Topics announced annually.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 2 (Jan 11, 2021 to Apr 14, 2021)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): January 22, 2021


Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : January 22, 2021
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
March 12, 2021

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
2 Tue Thu11:0012:30
Instructor: TBA
Note: this section is restricted

Seat Summary
Total Seats Remaining:7
Currently Registered:8
General Seats Remaining:0
Restricted Seats Remaining*:7
    *These seats are reserved for students who meet one of the following sets of restrictions:
 
  1. in year: >=3
-  This is a Student Directed Seminar. Topics change annually. Please see section comments for a course description, as well as seminar-specific registration requirements (e.g., statement of interest). For more information on the Student Directed Seminars program and all seminar offerings, please visit https://students.ubc.ca/enrolment/courses/student-directed-seminars/student-directed-seminar-courses
-  Driven by inquiry, this seminar confronts an inconvenient truth: Skimming is the new reading What we need is word craft for fast times. Together, well marry science and art by using psychological research to become better writers. A few highlights " Apply the art of seduction to unlock readers curiosity " Discover your authentic voice through the 7 triggers of fascination " Hack readers attention and memory using the power of story " Change minds with the 4 universal laws of persuasion " Upgrade your prose using Obamas rhetoric secrets

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