Courses of Study 2016-2017 
    Oct 24, 2018  
Courses of Study 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENGL 2880 - Expository Writing

Fall. 4 credits.

Completion of First-Year Writing Seminar requirement or permission of the instructor. ENGL 2880 is not a prerequisite for ENGL 2890 . Enrollment limited to: 18 students. This course satisfies requirements for the English minor but not for the English major. It fulfills distribution requirements for the humanities in Arts & Sciences and most other colleges. Taken with the instructor’s permission, it satisfies First-Year Writing Seminar requirements for sophomores, juniors, and seniors. For descriptions of each topic, please visit the course website:

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ENGL 2880 offers guidance and an audience for students who wish to gain skill in expository writing—a common term for critical, reflective, investigative, and creative nonfiction. Each section provides a context for writing defined by a form of exposition, a disciplinary area, a practice, or a topic intimately related to the written medium. Course members will read in relevant published material and write and revise their own work regularly, while reviewing and responding to one another’s. Students and instructors will confer individually throughout the term. Topics differ for each section.

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