Introduction to Composition

English 148: Introduction to Composition (3 credits) is a course in essential writing skills, including grammar, usage, and the basics of academic writing. English 148 is offered every semester; it enrolls primarily non-native speakers of English. For CWRU students, this course may be taken as an elective; it forms part...

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Expository Writing

English 150: Expository Writing (3 credits) is a course in academic argumentation. Individual course themes vary, but all sections include practice with research and argumentation. Students compose at least 7,000 words (approximately 28-30 pages) in 4-5 individual assignments over the semester. At least one assignment will incorporate outside research.For...

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