English 100: Language and Composition

Language and Composition

English 100: Language and Composition
English 12 (C) or Communications 12 (C) or English 099 (C) and Writing Discourse 098 (C)

This is a course in the fundamentals of university level reading and writing. Students will analyze university level prose and write short academic papers for a variety of purposes. The writing process, audience, rhetorical strategies, paragraph development, grammar, mechanics, and style will be emphasized. In addition to writing three to four short summaries/essays, students will also write a longer research essay, whereby they demonstrate competence using research techniques and documentation.