Course Content and Outcomes Guide for WR 90C Effective Fall 2021
- Course Number:
- WR 90C
- Course Title:
- Writing 90C
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
- Special Fee:
Intended Outcomes for the course
Communicate in writing using a variety of sentence structures, paragraphs, and short form that emphasize correct grammar, punctuation, coherence, and clarity.
Demonstrate critical thinking in written responses to text.
Recognize and utilize pre-writing steps for composing a good essay.
Utilize basic word processing in writing.
Demonstrate successful college student behaviors.
Perform successfully in Writing 115.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
1. Grammar & punctuation practice exercises
2. Paragraph Development practice exercises
3. Written critical response to reading
4. Final typed essays
5. The following additional measures are encouraged:
a. graded homework assignments
b. written group projects
c. written responses to outside activities
d. a writing journal
e. in-class activities and participation
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Grammar and punctuation usage in sentences
Simple, complex, and compound sentences usage in paragraph development
Appropriate use of support in fully developed essays
Punctuation and capitalization
The Writing Process
Critical Thinking Skills