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Writing Discourse 098

Writing Discourse 098 (non-credit)

Length of Course: 14 weeks

Classroom Hours Per Week: 8

Prerequisite: English 097 or equivalent; co-requisite English 098

Text: The Advanced Grammar Book and Workbook (2nd Ed.). Steer & Scmid. Heinle Pub.

Course Description:

Writing Discourse 098 is a non-credit course for students in the University Transfer program. The course requires intensive practice in the writing of short academic prose with a special emphasis on paragraph development and sentence level skills.


Writing assignments and quizzes 60%
Participation 10%
Final Examination 30%


Steve Barnes, B.Sc. (Alberta), M.A. (British Columbia)
Zeferino Cabrita, B.A., B.F.A., M.A. (British Columbia)
Dilek Cansin, B.A. (Macalester College), M.A. (British Columbia)
Debra Clarke , B.Sc., M.A., TESL Cert ( British Columbia)
Angela Lavery, B.A., B.Ed., (Toronto), M.A. (British Columbia)
Leslie Mercer , B.A. (British Columbia), M.A. (University College Dublin)
Jim Smith, B.Ed., M.Ed. (British Columbia), M.A. (Simon Fraser)
Gary Swanson, B.A. (Simon Fraser), M.A. (British Columbia)