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ENGL 1301 (ENGL 1301)

English Composition I

Three semester hours. (FL/SP/SS)

The goal of this course is to develop students' expository and analytical writing skills by guiding them through the multiple stages of the writing process and by creating an awareness of authorial voice, audience, purpose, and occasion. Students will also employ critical thinking and reading skills in the evaluation of selected readings designed to further emphasize the writing process. This course will provide an introduction to writing the documented essay, to acquiring information literacy skills, and to evaluating both printed and electronic sources. To earn credit, this course must be completed with a "C" or better. Prerequisite: DENG 0370, a satisfactory score on standard assessment test, or exemption from any TSI test. See Texas Success Initiative in the section entitled UNIVERSITY COLLEGE.

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