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WR122 English Composition

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Continues the focus of WR 121 on academic writing as a means of inquiry with added emphasis on persuasion and argument supported by external research. Uses critical reading, discussion and the writing process to explore ideas, develop cultural awareness and formulate original positions. Emphasizes development of writing and critical thinking through logical reasoning, rhetorical control, independent research and information literacy. Prerequisite: WR 121. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
4.00

Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 32296

From the Instructor:
WR122 - English Composition continues the focus of WR121 on academic writing as a means of inquiry with added emphasis on persuasion and argument supported by external research. Uses critical reading, discussion and the writing process to explore ideas, develop cultural awareness and formulate original positions. Emphasizes development of writing and critical thinking through logical reasoning, rhetorical control, independent research and information literacy.
Course Specific Requirements:
Prerequisite: WR121. Text: Everything's an Argument, by Andrea Lunsford and John Ruszkiewicz, Bedford/St. Martins. Boston. 6th edition, 2007. Requirements: You will submit four essays read multiple chapters in the assigned texts and various articles as assigned, complete eight reading quizzes, four peer reviews, participate on discussion boards and complete both a midterm and a final exam. You will also be required to participate in two conferences with the instructor during the term.
Web Technical Requirements:
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Students with Disabilities:
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
 
WEB » 32296 - 23-Jun-2014 thru 16-Aug-2014
Instructor: Katherine M Jackson
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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