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Course Description

Fundamentals of compositional theory, the writing process, peer-to-peer communication, and effective responses to writing will be covered. In addition, students will receive training in tutoring methodology, while participating in a community of writers that connects them to their own writing practice. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 1A.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will apply fundamentals of tutoring writing, requiring them to restate facts and assumptions, describe people and conditions, and explain the challenges and potential benefits inherent in any tutoring relationship.
  • Students will document their own writing practices in order to promote best writing practices.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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