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ENG 100: Composition I (3 credits)

Course Description

This college-level composition course promotes critical reading, the writing process, rhetorical principles, research strategies, and the documentation of sources. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Grade of ā€œCā€ or better in ENG 22 or placement into ENG 100 or approval of designated Language Arts representative.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Write complex and well-reasoned compositions in language, style, and structure appropriate to particular purposes and audiences.
  • Engage in a writing process that includes exploring ideas, considering multiple points of view, developing and supporting a thesis, revising with the help of peer and instructor feedback, editing, and proofreading.
  • Find, evaluate, integrate, and properly document information from libraries, the internet, and other sources, with an eye for reliability, bias, and relevance.
  • Read for main points, perspective, and purpose, and analyze the effectiveness of a variety of rhetorical strategies in order to integrate that knowledge into their writing.

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page last updated: April 28, 2014

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