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MA in Literature
Course Description

ENG 272
Theories and Strategies of Teaching Writing
Fall and Spring

An introduction to current theories of writing pedagogy with an emphasis on issues related to first-year college composition. Includes practical strategies and techniques for teaching writing in college/university courses. Course requires 2-hour-per-week practicum in relevant college writing course.

Course Credit:

Ruth Saxton, Cynthia Scheinberg, Kara Wittman

Required for graduate students receiving departmental assistantships in the College Writing program. Enrollment may be concurrent with assistantship.
Open to graduate students only.

Last Updated: 9/21/17