ENGLISH 125 - College Writing
Section: 004
Term: FA 2010
Subject: English Language and Literature (ENGLISH)
Department: LSA English Language & Literature
Course Note:
This writing course focuses on the creation of complex, analytic, well-supported arguments that matter in academic courses. Students work closely with their peers and the instructor to develop their written prose. Readings cover a variety of genres and academic disciplines.
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
FYWR
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Other Course Info:
F, W, Sp, Su.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The primary goal of ENGLISH 125  is to help you learn to write clear, compelling, and sophisticated prose. In short, this course is designed to help you to learn to write well at the college level, regardless of your field of study. After all, as we will talk about from day one, good writing is good writing. And while this course is not specifically Argumentative Writing, we will discuss ways in which every good piece of writing, at its core, contains some form of argument and analysis, whether it’s a personal narrative essay, a literary analysis, or an argumentative essay.

We will work to develop writing skills through a wide range of methods: readings, discussions, writing exercises, grammar quizzes, peer critiques, and responses to other forms of expression. Writing is an organized way of thinking, and our engagement with the subject matter will be focused primarily on issues of style, craft, and execution. By learning to identify and evaluate the craft elements and prose strategies used by other writers (both published authors and your own classmates), my hope is that you will begin to employ them more effectively in your own pieces of writing. Of course, the most important part of a piece of good writing is its significance. No matter how well crafted a line, how beautiful a transition, good writing has to say something, show us a new way of seeing something, and we will also examine different ways authors imbue their work with relevance and meaning.

Each of you bring something unique to the classroom; each of you has a unique voice. Voice imbues your writing with individuality and texture and allows you to interpret culture through your own identity. Writing, after all, is a process of filtering. But voice is not only a way to explore identity and significance. Awareness of an appropriate voice can lead you to consider the concept of audience and to realize that you may have many different voices; a personal narrative calls for a different voice, say, than does a laboratory report or an analysis of a foreign film. Over the course of this academic term we will explore the ways in which individuals—including ourselves—negotiate and examine the different aspects of our contemporary culture and how these investigations might lead to an authentic voice.

ENGLISH 125 - College Writing
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ISBN: 9780465091591
Sin boldly! : Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper, Author: Williams, David R. (David Ross), 1949-, Publisher: Basic Books 2004
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