Students in Eng. 100 will learn the nuts and bolts of academic
writing, including how to properly cite their papers using MLA style and
incorporate other perspectives into their own writing.
assignments in the course will include: a problem/solution essay,
an explaining opposing positions essay, and finally a persuasive
Throughout the course, students will be asked to
read a wide variety of essays and articulate their opinions on both the
issues and the writing strategies explored in the essays.
will participate in both small group peer evaluations and have the
chance to have one of his or her essays workshopped by the entire class
at least once during the course.
Students for my Eng. 100 course
are expected to purchase The St. Martin’s Guide to Writing Eighth
Edition by Rise B. Axelrod and Charles R. Cooper.
The books will be available for purchase at Revolution Books
2626 S King St
Honolulu, HI 96826