Syllabus | ENGL 1302
ENGL 1302: Composition and Rhetoric
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisites: ENGL 1301
Handouts | Students are responsible for having all handouts.
Goals and Objectives of the Course
1. Understand and demonstrate writing processes through invention, organization, revision and editing.
2. Understand the importance of specifying audience and purpose and selecting appropriate communication choices.
3. Understand and appropriately apply modes of expression, i.e., descriptive, expositive, narrative in written communication.
4. Participate individually and in groups with emphasis on reading, critical thinking, and responding.
5. Understand and apply basic principles of critical thinking, problem solving, and technical proficiency in the development of exposition and argument as they relate to the study of literature.
6. Develop the ability to research and write a documented paper.
7. Develop an awareness and understanding of cultural diversity through literature by writing analytical essays that respond to various issues and genres of literature, one of which will be an American film.
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