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ENGL 271 - Expository Writing I

5 CR

Builds on the writing skills learned in ENGL 101  (prev ENGL 101 ) or ENGL 201 . Students work on personal essays, information and opinion papers, reviews, profiles, articles based upon interviews, or other projects. Note: Fulfills a written communication course requirement at BC.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 101  or equivalent course from another college with a C- or better.

Course Outcomes
  • Identify implicitly and/or explicitly one’s intentions as a writer.
  • Define implicitly and/or explicitly the audience for a particular piece of writing.
  • Apply appropriate style, tone and format to the writer’s purpose and audience.
  • Use rhetorical formats conventional to expository writing.
  • Demonstrate objectivity toward one’s own writing.
  • Demonstrate practical uses/applications for expository writing beyond the college classroom.

GenEd Outcomes: Creative and Critical Thinking
  • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
GenEd Outcomes: Communication
  • Writing

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