ENGL 1C Advanced Composition (3)
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Credit, Degree Applicable
An advanced composition course that helps students hone a style appropriate for upper-division work which integrates the close reading of non-fiction and the writing of expository and argumentative essays. Focus on sharpening critical thinking skills, analyzing and evaluating texts, and writing text-based prose.
C-ID ENGL 105
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Construct argumentative essays with attention to audience, exigency, and constraint, synthesizing from multiple sources.
- Outcome 2: Summarize complex texts accurately and succinctly.
- Outcome 3: Analyze arguments for logic, rhetorical force, and style through close textual reading
- Outcome 4: Compose sentences employing a variety of patterns, as well as precise diction, for rhetorical effectiveness