Apr 27, 2018  
CSU Maritime Academy 2017/18 Academic Catalog 
CSU Maritime Academy 2017/18 Academic Catalog

EGL 100 - English Composition

Class Hours: 3, Units: 3
General Education: Area A2 Written Communication - must meet minimum grade of C- or better in order to earn General Education credit.
Prerequisite(s): EGL 001  or EGL 105 , or passing score on EPT, or otherwise exempt from remediation.
The theory and practice of expository writing, with particular emphasis on argumentation and persuasion. The course focuses on competence in reading, thinking and writing through the analysis and composition of expository prose. Also included is a research paper component introducing students to concepts of information fluency, logical fallacies, rhetorical strategies, and other research methods and practices. This course may not be challenged by examination.