Course Description: Focuses on strategies and techniques of writing and composition. Open only to non-native speakers. This course carries institutional credit but will not transfer and will not be used to meet degree requirements. This course fulfills TSI requirement for Writing. Prerequisite: ESOL 0374 or placement by testing. 3201085412
Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Write a clear, well-organized, multi-paragraph essay using logical sequence in a prescribed rhetorical mode.
Demonstrate ability to use the writing process by generating ideas, drafting, revising, and editing.
Demonstrate functional vocabulary knowledge in a variety of contexts at a level appropriate for college level courses.
Write coherent and cohesive sentences in a variety of common patterns.
Recognize and use proper English mechanics.
Demonstrate proficiency in basic skills related to research-based academic writing, such as paraphrasing, summarizing, quoting, and citing sources according to prescribed style guidelines.