2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

ENG 121 - UE: Academic Writing I: Reading, Writing, and Rhetoric

3 credits
Prerequisite(s):  ENG 110  or satisfactory score on the English Placement Test
Learning to write effectively is dependent on the writer's understanding of rhetorical context. This course teaches students how to analyze and study the writings of others as readers and writers. It emphasizes experience with writing based activities, with writing processes, and writing conventions that different groups of people agree on to accomplish specific objectives, tasks, goals. English 121 prepares students to use writing and rhetoric in their college career, in their professional careers, and in their lives. To ensure related competencies in oral communication, a speech component is included. Students must attain a grade of C or better to pass. Offered every semester.