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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENG 1008 - Stretch Composing Arguments A

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): Score of 50 or better on the Accuplacer sentence skills exam AND a secondary placement score of 75

Description: This course focuses on writing, rhetorical situations, and textual analysis. The course employs lecture, discussion, workshop, and conference methods. Students will learn how to critically read, summarize, engage and analyze texts. Students will demonstrate their ability to generate, organize, and produce writing for appropriate audiences. This semester is the first half of a two-semester sequence (ENG 1008 and ENG 1009) that is taught by a single professor and is a prerequisite for ENG 1020. This two-semester sequence is a study-and-process-intensive equivalent to ENG 1010. Coursework does not include library research. Students must receive a D or better to continue into ENG 1009.

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