Instruction in writing skills and processes needed for academic classwork. Includes pre-writing, drafting and revising of the essay, vocabulary development and grammar reinforcement. The course focuses on essay and paper writing, and includes a research paper as part of the final requirement. The writing lab is designed to give the student the opportunity to practice writing and complete the class assignments. Computer word processing is included in the lab sessions.

The topics concern areas not commonly stressed in other department courses.

The topics concern areas not commonly stressed in other department courses.