Creative Non-Fiction Prerequisite s: This workshop course offers a comprehensive introduction to the crafting of creative non-fiction, including such forms as travel writing, memoir, nature writing, reviewing, personal essays, literary aesthetics, and cultural criticism. One of the following:
English Composition Writing Studio. Emphasis on writing English 105 a process and on techniques used in academic writing. Also emphasizes essay structure, informative writing and persuasive writing, and locating, evaluating, integrating, and citing source material, including multimodal sources.
Reviews conventions of paragraph and sentence structure, punctuation, grammar, and usage as needed.
Further instruction and practice in the rhetorical techniques and types of writing covered in English Composition I, but with greater emphasis on rhetorical and critical analysis; may also include elements such as original research and the conventions of writing for specific academic communities.
English Composition for International Students. An introductory course in academic writing for international students. Focuses on topic development, library research, paragraph and essay organization, the writing process, and language style.
International student status or permission of instructor. First Year Seminar, topics vary. Reserved for New Incoming Freshman. Professional Writing for Business Majors.
Professional Writing for Business Majors is a course focused on study and application of the best practices for writing in today's digital and intercultural workplace.
Travel courses are conducted to various parts of the world and are led by one or more faculty members. May be repeated to different locations. Effective tutoring in composition requires both a working knowledge of composition theory and guided practice analyzing student essays.
This course will invite students to explore those theories and to reflect on their application prior to working as tutors in the Writing Center. Supervised practical experience in an organization or activity appropriate to a student's career and educational interests.
Course is repeatable for credit. Independent study is offered on an individual basis at the student's request and consists of a program of learning activities planned in consultation with a faculty member. A student wishing to study or conduct research in an area not represented in available scheduled courses should develop a preliminary proposal and seek the sponsorship of a faculty member.
The student's advisor can direct him or her to instructors with appropriate interests. A written report or equivalent is required for evaluation, and a short title describing the program must be sent early in the semester to the registrar for entry on the student's transcript.Enter into written, academic discourse with course readings by presenting ideas of others in relation to ideas of their own.
Write text-based expository essays unified by a thesis and by an organizational strategy that reflect the assignment's task and purpose. English and English have identical requirements and expectations, and both courses are transferable to UC/CSU.
The major difference between both courses is that English offers students more time in the classroom with instructors to ensure student success.
ENG Advanced First-Year Composition Course Description: An intensive, one-semester writing course that folds the work of our two semester sequence.
English Blog Monday, April 16, And Now the Grading Begins. And now the grading begins: I'd like to start giving grades on the blog. The process is a rather tedious one. I will look at each blog-entry request and notice two matters: 1. whether you have actually posted an entry and.
3What is Rhetorical Analysis? Rhetoric is how we communicate with with words, and an analysis is looking closely at something to notice specific details. The following is a sample CLEP policy for an institution that grants credit for all CLEP exams.
The credit-granting scores and credit hours listed are those recommended by the American Council on Education (ACE).. CLEP Policy at XYZ University.