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Course Description

ENG 020
Fundamentals of Grammar for Academic Writers
Fall and Spring

This class provides support to focus on techniques of academic writing in print and digital environments. Students will strengthen writing at the sentence level; topics include grammar, syntax, mechanics, and usage (punctuation, capitalization, and other “rules” of standard English). Assignments include grammatical applications, proofreading, readings, discussion, oral presentation, and exercises in which students practice summaries, formulate questions for discussion, and generate writing topics. Includes weekly TA meetings for individual and small group work

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Kate Brubeck, Staff

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): International Perspectives, Written & Oral Comm II

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Contemporary Writers Series

The Place for Writers

580 Split, Creative Writing Journal of Literature & Art

The Walrus

Campanil

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P: 510.430.2217
F: 510.430.3398
E: english@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17