Focuses on practicing, through the writing process, skills in creating clear, concise, and carefully edited expository essays and summaries. Essentials of grammar, mechanics, and punctuation are stressed. The course also introduces/ reviews MLA format, writing with sources, and critical thinking - the bases for analytical writing.
Prerequisite: Placement by exam or grade of C or better in ENGL 125.
(PCS 1.1, 3 credit hours: 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)