WRC 1023 Freshman Composition II

Freshman Composition II focuses on persuasive communication. The course provides intensive writing practice in the use of logical organization and development to help students express ideas clearly and effectively, orally, aurally, visually, and in writing. Students also address varied audiences for different purposes and use different genres (e.g., essay, editorial, and proposal). This course presents ethical decision-making through responsible methods of data gathering and analysis to produce valid arguments based on factual information and effective use of sources for support. Prerequisite: WRC 1013.