Introduction to College Writing

Syllabus

Course Description: This course is designed to help you become a proficient writer who is able to find success in college writing courses.
Course goals: The goal of this course is a very simple goal.  At the end of it, the student should be able to write several different kinds of college-level essays with minimal errors that are coherent, organized, and present evidence and support to uphold their thesis.  The student will also be able to adapt the essay to other forms such as business letters and persuasive presentations.

Basic Writing Skills for College Level Courses
Researching
Quoting
Paraphrasing
Formatting Papers
Citing Sources
Intext Citations
End of Paper Citations

The Writing Process
1. Prewriting
2. Planning
3. Drafting
4. Revising
5. Editing