May 20, 2018  
Catalog 2017-2018 
    
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ENG-1010 - Composition and Rhetoric* (3)


Prerequisite: ENG 0900 ; and  RDG 0800  or FYS 1010T  ; or placement

Students in this course complete their first semester college-level composition course.  Students focus on planning, organizing, and developing a variety of argumentative compositions.  Students practice the conventions of written Standard American English, gain information literacy skills, and learn research and documentation techniques including conducting online and print research and documenting sources.  By the end of the semester, students demonstrate their ability to write a unified and coherent argument-based essay of about one thousand words that incorporates research and is nearly free of grammatical, mechanical, and structural errors.  Students should refer to the schedule of classes for sections of this course taught in a computer lab.  Students must pay an additional lab fee when taking this course in a computer-assisted classroom.  Students may earn credit for this course through CLEP or Advanced Placement Examination.  A minumum grade of “C” is required to pass the course.





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