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Course Description

Practice in the writing process, peer-to-peer communication, interacting with faculty and educational institutions, and effective responses to writing will be covered. In addition, students will gain an understanding of writing pedagogy while participating in a community of writers that connect them to their own writing practice. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 1A.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will define and apply best practices for supplemental instruction.
  • Students will define and apply best practices for tutoring writers
  • Students will schedule time for observations in various tutoring settings, relating and comparing best tutoring practices.
  • Students will document their own writing practices and define and identify the uses and value of writing across the campus and in the world in order to promote best writing practices.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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