ENG 101-083 | Academic Writing and Research
Spring 2015 | 4 Credit Hours
Mo/We | 5:40pm – 7:30pm
Tompkins Hall | G121
Please Note: This class requires that students bring their own laptop/tablet computer to all class sessions. Contact the instructor with any questions or concerns.
Intensive instruction in academic writing and research. Basic principles of rhetoric and strategies for academic inquiry and argument. Instruction and practice in critical reading, including the generative and responsible use of print and electronic sources for academic research. Exploration of literate practices across a range of academic domains, laying the foundation for further writing development in college. Continued attention to grammar and conventions of standard written English. Most sections meet in computer classrooms. Successful completion of ENG 101 requires a grade of C- or better. This course satisfies the Introduction to Writing component of the General Education Program.
Prerequisite: A grade of C- or better in ENG 100 or placement via Department Guidelines.