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HONS 160. Honors English Composition

Credits: 4
Department: Honors
Description: Introduction to effective communication through the writing process. Content varies, reflecting humankind's literary and intellectual wealth and the variety of ways to approach it. Substitutes for ENGL 191 or ENGL 198 in any SCSU requirement. Repeatable for up to 8 credits with different content.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Understand/demonstrate the writing and speaking processes through invention, organization, drafting, revision, editing and presentation.
2. Participate effectively in groups with emphasis on listening, critical and reflective thinking, and responding.
3. Locate, evaluate, and synthesize in a responsible manner material from diverse sources and points of view.
4. Select appropriate communication choices for specific audiences.
5. Construct logical and coherent arguments.
6. Use authority, point-of-view, and individual voice and style in their writing and speaking.
7. Employ syntax and usage appropriate to academic disciplines and the professional world.

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