May 24, 2018  
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

RHW 101 - English Composition


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This course is designed to bolster students’ confidence, assisting them to achieve a level of competency necessary for adequate work in RHW 102 . It focuses on writing skills appropriate for academic audiences, including recognizing and manipulating basic elements of the expository essay (i.e. theses, topic ideas, transitions, paragraph structure and development, introductions and conclusions). The course also introduces students to the rudiments of citation and documentation, and to the elements of the writing process, including pre-writing, drafting, and revision. Students enrolled in this class are expected to meet with their instructors outside of class time.