Students learn about the content, structure, and organization of academic essays. Through in- and out-of-class writing, students work on clarifying topics, organizing arguments, and supporting claims with evidence and reasoning. Students also analyze sentence structure; practice summarizing, paraphrasing, and using citations; and develop editing skills.
Fall and Spring
Restricted to international students and other multilingual student writers
Units and Format
3 units – Three hours of lecture/discussion per week