English Comp 1

$399.00

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the steps of the writing process
  • Identify essay components
  • Write effective and grammatically correct paragraphs
  • Analyze the role of reading and writing in your academic and professional career
  • Write effective and grammatically correct essays
  • Apply strategies to achieve clarity and effective style in writing
  • Differentiate between the writing pattern types
  • Identify sentence types, parts of a sentence, and patterns
  • Discriminate between proper and improper use of punctuation in writing
  • Apply the proper use of punctuation in writing
  • Apply the proper use of spelling in writing
  • Examine strategies and guidelines for writing an effective research paper
  • Write an effective and grammatically correct research paper
    This class includes the following eTexts:

Arlov, Wordsmith: A Guide to College Writing, 5th Edition (2010); ISBN: 0205251277
Aaron, The Little, Brown Compact Handbook, 8th Edition (2010); ISBN: 020523660X