English Comp 2


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

  • Apply research strategies and methods for finding information
  • Compose an essay and research paper using appropriate research and citation methods
  • Critique writing samples in terms of style and substance
  • Describe the various information sources available for research
  • Differentiate between the MLA, APA, and Chicago style guides
  • Differentiate between the writing styles required by the different disciplines
    This class includes the following eTexts:

Aaron, The Little, Brown Compact Handbook, 8th Edition (2012); ISBN: 020523660X
Ballenger, The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers; 7th Edition (2012); ISBN: 0205172873