Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Intensive practice in the writing of expository essays based on the analysis of complex
pieces of writing, both fiction and non-fiction. Students are expected to conform
to the conventions of standard English by demonstrating an ability to use proper punctuation,
mechanics, sentence structure, and grammar and to employ a variety of sentence patterns.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
TBA hours/semester: 16-18
Homework hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: ESL 828 or appropriate skill level indicated by the ESL placement test.
Recommended: ESL 858 or appropriate skill level as indicated by the ESL placement test and concurrent
enrollment in READ 830.