2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

ENGL 105 Writing and Critical Inquiry

A writing intensive course with special attention to the uses of expository writing and group discussion in interrogating culture, a sense of self, and one's calling.  Through discussion of both fiction and non-fiction texts, students enhance the critical thinking ability required for meaningful academic communication (both written and oral) within the disciplines.  Emphasis given to the development of thesis statements, logical organization, and the honest and effective use of sources in summary, analysis, and argument.  Students should complete this course during their first year.




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