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Writing I: Critical Reading and Research 1


This class exposes students to the rigors of college reading and writing, covering a variety of techniques, with special emphasis on analysis and contextualization of texts, description, thesis development, and correct use of outside sources. There are 3-4 papers, done in multiple drafts as well as a presentation. The course will use weekly readings and writing assignments and a process of discussion and peer review to support critical thinking and reflection while developing expository writing skills.

Credits 3 Credits
Prerequisites * None.
Co-Requisites None.
Fulfills BArch: Required, BDS: Required, BID: Required
Fall, Spring


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