Critical Reading and Writing is a one semester three-credit course limited to 15 students per section. This course is designed to help students develop the literacy practices they will need to be successful in their First-Year Writing course. Students will read understand interpret and synthesize a variety of texts. Assignments are designed to challenge students intellectually culturally and rhetorically. Through inquiry-based assignment sequences students will improve their writing by developing academic research and literacy practices that will be further strengthened in First-Year Writing. Particular attention will be given to critical reading academic writing conventions and revision. Small class size promotes frequent student-instructor and student-student interaction. The course also emphasizes the principles of intellectual property and academic integrity in academic writing. This course fulfills a Gen Ed free elective.
- Price $936 per credit hour (2017-18 AY)
3 credit hours
This 15 week course requires students to spend approximately 9 hours a week on course work.
- Course restricted to National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) students.
- LAQE or WPE score equal to 1 is required to enroll in this class.
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