Composition

Rachel B. Thomas-Kimmel, Composition 1, Fall 2016

Course Description:

In this course, students study and practice the essentials of essay writing, with an emphasis on producing clear, correct prose.

Required Materials:

* The Longman Reader, 11th Ed. by Nadell and Langan, ISBN: 978-0-13-386295-5
* The Writers FAQs, 6th Edition, by Harris and Kunka, ISBN: 978-0-13-413305-8
* A binder, portfolio, or good folder (please keep all assignments - they will help you in the event of a grade dispute)
* A notebook (for journaling, writing, and taking notes)
* Writing utensils - pens, pencils, highlighters, etc.
* Computer access - if you have a laptop and would like to bring it to class you may do so. If you are working on a computer in or out of class, on or off campus - please save and backup your work frequently! A USB/jump/flash drive is a great investment; we will talk about other methods of saving your work as well. Your computer will need Internet access.
* Yourself - you are expected to be physically and mentally prepared and present for every class.

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Amy J. Yanity, Composition 1, Fall 2013

Course Description:

In this course, students study and practice the essentials of essay writing, with an emphasis on producing clear, correct prose.

Required Texts:

Rules For Writers (seventh edition)
Reading Critically, Writing Well (ninth edition)

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Amy J. Yanity, Composition 2, Fall 2013

Course Description:

In this course, a companion course to Freshman Writing Seminar and Composition 1, students study and practice essay writing in more depth. The course also includes an introduction to researching and writing from sources. Required of all freshmen. Prerequisite: ENGCMP 0002 or ENGCMP 0003 or ENGCMP 0005.

Required Texts:

The Seagull Reader: Literature and Rules For Writers (seventh edition).

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Amy J. Yanity, Composition 2, Spring 2013

Course Description:

In this course, a companion course to Freshman Writing Seminar and Composition 1, students study and practice essay writing in more depth. The course also includes an introduction to researching and writing from sources. Required of all freshmen. Prerequisite: ENGCMP 0002 or ENGCMP 0003 or ENGCMP 0005.

Required Texts:

-Rules For Writers (seventh edition)

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Amy J. Yanity, Composition 2, Spring 2014

Course Description:

In this course, a companion course to Freshman Writing Seminar and Composition 1, students study and practice essay writing in more depth. The course also includes an introduction to researching and writing from sources. Required of all freshmen. Prerequisite: ENGCMP 0002 or ENGCMP 0003 or ENGCMP 0005.

Required Texts:

The Seagull Reader: Literature and Rules For Writers (seventh edition).

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Amy J. Yanity, Composition 2, Spring 2015

Course Description:

In this course, a companion course to Freshman Writing Seminar and Composition 1, students study and practice essay writing in more depth. The course also includes an introduction to researching and writing from sources. Required of all freshmen. Prerequisite: ENGCMP 0002 or ENGCMP 0003 or ENGCMP 0005.

Required Texts:

Norton Introduction to Literature: Shorter 11th Edition Portable (ISBN: 978-0-393-92339-1)
Rules for Writers, 7th Edition (ISBN-13: 978-0-312-67735-0)

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Ann Rea, Composition 1, Fall 2011

Course Description

In this course, students study and practice the essentials of essay writing, with an emphasis on producing clear, correct prose.

Required Texts:

Brunk, Diamond, Perkins and Smith, Literacies: Reading, Writing, Interpretation;
Oxford Pocket Dictionary and Thesaurus;
A Writer’s Reference

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Ann Rea, Composition 1, Fall 2013

Course Description

In this course, students study and practice the essentials of essay writing, with an emphasis on producing clear, correct prose.

Required Texts:

Brunk, Diamond, Perkins and Smith, Literacies: Reading, Writing, Interpretation and A Writer’s Reference.

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Ann Rea, Composition 1, Fall 2014

Course Description

In this course, students study and practice the essentials of essay writing, with an emphasis on producing clear, correct prose.

Required Texts:

-Brunk, Diamond, Perkins and Smith, Literacies: Reading, Writing, Interpretation
-A Writer’s Reference

Ann Rea, Composition 1, Fall 2016

Course Description:

In this semester long course, students refine their ability to express themselves with clarity and coherence in various genres of writing; they learn the value of using the writing processes to generate, develop, share, revise, proofread, and edit major writing projects and demonstrate that they can produce essays that show structure, integrate evidence and organize significant content, demonstrate purpose, and reveal an awareness of audience. Required of all freshmen.

Required Texts:

- The Best American Essays of the Century, edited by Joyce Carol Oates
- The Longman Reader (with MLA Update and Writer’s FAQ) (Custom) 11th Edition
- A Writer’s Reference by Diana Hacker.
- Please also buy a cheap dictionary and bring it to each class.

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