This course introduces non-native English speakers to the expectations of college-level writing, including writing-process fundamentals and the inherently rhetorical dimension of all writing. Through the strategies of invention, drafting, responding and revising, students better understand and hone their writing abilities. Instructors focus on argumentative and analytical writing, critical reading and writing, use of academic sources, knowledge of academic forms and sentence-level control.
Prerequisites: For some students, placement into this course may require the prerequisite of EN 1080W or EN 1090W. For most, there is no prerequisite. Co-requisite: None. Notes: None.