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This course is designed to develop the professional communication skills of paralegal students. They will develop and demonstrate an understanding of the importance of proper writing skills; sentence structure, including grammar, syntax, spelling and punctuation; and the writing process, including draft, revision, and editing. Through various writing assignments, they will demonstrate an ability to properly organize material; draft clear, concise, client centered material; and draft legal correspondence.