Heather L Arvidson
Expository writing based on material presented in a specified humanities lecture course. Assignments include drafts of papers to be submitted in the specified course, and other pieces of analytical prose. Concurrent registration in the specified course required.
English 197 is a writing workshop linked to Professor Staten's English 202. This 10-credit sequence serves as an introduction to the major in English studies. English 197 will provide students with a grounding in reading and writing practices in the discipline.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
This class will be run as a writing workshop: we will spend class time in support of generating, discussing, and reworking pieces of your writing.
Class assignments and grading
Three 4- to 5- page essays, as well as additional writing tasks in preparation for these major papers.