Created by Professors Daniel M. Gross, Emily Brauer Rogers and Bradely Queen at UC Irvine
Introduction to Writing and Rhetoric
Deals with the writing of expository essays, principles of rhetoric, paragraph development, and the fundamentals of sentence-level mechanics. Frequent papers, some exercises.
Students in the Intro to Writing & Rhetoric course will develop their writing through language-intensive exercises, participation in community based writing in blogs and forums, and completion of a writing portfolio. Students will also have the opportunity to experiment with various writing forms ranging from the personal narrative, to a thesis-driven essay project. Intro to Writing & Rhetoric is a fun class where you should enjoy writing, reading, and getting to know your fellow students and instructor. At the same time this class rigorously prepares you for subsequent writing-intensive college courses. Request more information about Intro to Writing and Rhetoric today, and start sharpening your writing skills for college success!
Registration opens: May 22, 2017
Registration ends: Sep 27, 2017
First day of instruction: Sep 28, 2017
Last day of instruction: Dec 8, 2017
Please click here to download a syllabus for this course.
$45 for course textbooks
Online proctoring by ProctorU: Costs vary; average cost is between $20 and $60 per course.
Alberto Gullaba Jr.