2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jan 20, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENG* H063 - Writing: Intro to the Essay


Credits: 3
This course will enhance the student’s confidence in expressing ideas and provide practice with sound writing mechanics. Emphasis is placed on practicing the writing process with a focus on rhetorical methods; skills are taught within the context of essay writing. In addition, students will read, critically assess and write as a response to the readings. Library and research techniques are practiced. This course requires a minimum of six (6) hours of outside work per week. This course is part of the Accelerated Learning Program combination of ENG*H063 and ENG* H101. Placement into the course(s) will be determined by Accuplacer scores: NG Reading 247-257. Students registered for both CRNs will have the opportunity to receive credit for both courses. These courses run in consecutive time blocks: ENG* H101 is the primary course and will be offered first, then ENG*H063 will continue through the second block as a workshop to support the work offered in ENG* H101. In the ENG*H063 class, students will prepare for and review questions from ENG* H101, write short papers to reinforce concepts taught in ENG* H101, review drafts, and work on reducing writing errors. Requirements for attendance in either one or both classes will be made on an individual basis. 3 Credits for ENG* H101 and 3 credits for ENG*H063 (not toward graduation). Student MUST receive a C or better (73) to pass this course.



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