ENGL 206 College Writing II Advanced: Academic Writing and Research

An advanced version of ENGL 106, this course introduces students to writing processes and prose conventions common to many academic disciplines, and it provides opportunities for students to participate in several ongoing conversations in particular communities of writers. The course emphasizes analytic and persuasive writing based on critical reading of nonfiction prose. In addition, ENGL 206 specifically emphasizes effective research methods and use of library databases. At least one system of formal documentation is covered. Grades assigned for this course include the 12-point grading scale and the additions of an "NC" and "P" grades. "NC" stands for no credit and doesn't affect the GPA. "P" stands for passing and is only given to qualifying non-native speakers.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Placement by the English faculty