This course develops the essential skills used in writing effective university-level essays. Students study the composition process and practice the skills used at each of its stages. Emphasis is placed on essay organization. Individual topics studied range from rhetorical strategies such as narrative, cause and effect, and comparison, to specific techniques such as writing good thesis statements and organizing paragraphs. This course addresses the mechanics of writing, introduces APA format, and reviews fundamental grammar rules.
ENG 130 Week 3 Individual Assignment Comparison and Contrast OR Classification Essay
ENG 130 Week 3 Individual Assignment Cause and Effect OR Process Analysis Essay Introductory Paragraph
ENG 130 Week 2 Individual Assignment Comparison and Contrast OR Classification Essay Prewriting Exercises