Focuses on the study and practice of good writing: topics derived from a variety of personal, academic, and public subjects. Includes a service-learning component allowing students to engage with and write about social issues in applied ways.. Cannot be taken if student has already received a grade of 2.0 or higher in either ENGL 111, ENGL 121, or ENGL 131.
English 121 is a service-learning composition course. Each student enrolled will need to complete 20-40 hours of community service over the course of the quarter in order to meet the class requirements. The theme of this course is "Poverty & Policy," and the course is designed so that the course readings, writing assignments, and student service experience provide a critical lens through which to study the relationship between poverty and policy.
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