ENGL 1302 Composition II

3 lec/1 lab (3 Cr.) Intensive study of and practice in the strategies and techniques for developing research-based expository and persuasive texts. Emphasis on effective and ethical rhetorical inquiry, including primary and secondary research methods; critical reading of verbal, visual, and multimedia texts; systematic evaluation, synthesis, and documentation of information sources; and critical thinking about evidence and conclusions.   Students in English 1302 are required to complete one hour per week of ancillary writing, intense study and practice in the basic mechanics of research, and/or supervised writing workshops/exercises. Students must have access to a computer, either on campus or in a personal setting, to complete writing and/or laboratory assignments.  Prerequisite: ENGL 1301.

Credits

3

Distribution

ENGL

Course Fee

Honors course fee (if applicable): $50, Internet course fee (if applicable): $37