Composition I - English 1101

What can I hope to learn in English 1101?

Over the course of the semester, you will:

  • employ writing process strategies for invention, arrangement, and revision.
  • identify the audience, purpose, and context for their writing.
  • develop a thesis and construct an argument.
  • quote, paraphrase and summarize.
  • practice multiple types of writing, e.g., journal, free writes, responses, reflections.
  • develop analytical reading and writing skills.
  • compose print and non-print texts.
  • understand plagiarism and copyright issues.
  • employ editing and proofreading strategies.
  • demonstrate basic research skills.