Language and Composition
English 12 (with a minimum grade of C) or English 099 (with a minimum grade of C)
This is a course in the fundamentals of university-level reading and writing. Students will analyze university-level prose and write academic papers for a variety of purposes. Attention is given to the writing process, rhetorical strategies, paragraph development, grammar, mechanics, and style. Through the writing of a research paper, students are introduced to research techniques and documentation of sources in MLA format.