2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Cultivating Voice: A Writing Tutor's Craft

Spring quarter

Faculty: Sandra Yannone writing, poetry, women's/queer studies

Fields of Study: writing

Spring: CRN (Credit) Level 30263 (2)  Signature Required Contact faculty.  

Credits: 2(S)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


This course combines a seminar with a practicum to prepare students to become peer tutors in the Writing Center. In seminar, we will explore tutoring theories, examine the role of a peer tutor and develop effective tutoring practices. In the practicum, students will observe peer tutoring and graduate to supervised tutoring. The course also will address working with unique populations of learners. Students considering graduate school in related fields will benefit from this course.

Maximum Enrollment: 20

Advertised Schedule: 3-5p Mon

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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