This course assists students in developing their writing skills in more formalized language situations.  Students will study usage and punctuation while practicing forms such as persuasion, comparison, and personal narrative.  Students will examine various texts – articles, essays, and short stores – for style, structure, audience, and tone.  Students will also develop strategies to read critically and successfully manage reading and writing tasks on standardized tests.  Emphasis will be on journals, multi-paragraph essays, basic research skills, documentation form, and the process of revision and rewriting.

Composition Syllabus
Composition Homework