Advanced Writing and Research Seminar

IWP 643
Four credits

This seminar is intended to introduce students to the art of research and writing. Its objective is to familiarize students with information: its acquisition, analysis, and communication. Students will be required to write short book reviews and a research paper, which will demonstrate the students' ability to research and analyze primary sources. Students may be required to take this seminar under certain conditions: their native language is not English, their writing is not deemed satisfactory by IWP professors, or the Admissions Committee requires it as a condition of admission.

Required Texts

Semester Available


Spring Semester

Principal Professor


   Marek Jan Chodakiewicz
Professor of History, The Kościuszko Chair in Polish Studies {read more}