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ENGLISH 115 Intro to University Writing

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    • Profile picture
    Jul 21, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    The class is super fun and is focused on video games!

    Course highlights:

    I learned how to be thoroughly descriptive with my writing when I took this course and I learned how to be more attentive with the pieces I would write.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    Have an open mind with everything she teaches, have fun with the video games you play/learn about, and do not be afraid to ask her for help!

    • Fall 2016
    • emily havey
    • Yes
    • Go to Office Hours Lots of Writing Great Discussions
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    Jun 03, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Gamboa doesn't just teach you how to write, he teaches you to think more critically and be more aware of what's happening in the world.

    Course highlights:

    Evaluating news media, being more active in politics and political actions

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    As long as you turn in everything on time, you'll get a good grade. But this is not a course you can b.s. - he has a good eye for that.

    • Spring 2014
    • Professor Gamboa
    • Yes
    • A Few Big Assignments Great Discussions
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    Feb 07, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    The course provides in depth insight on the instrumental impact of critical thinking in matters ranging from comm place activities to academia based assignments.

    Course highlights:

    The three prominent essays written throughout the course; these essays cultivate innovation and teach you your strengths and weaknesses as a intellectual writer.

    Hours per week:

    6-8 hours

    Advice for students:

    Learn disassociation. Your papers will be propelled millenniums forward if you can utilize constructive criticism provided by Professor Newcomer.

    • Fall 2016
    • Caitlin, Newcomer
    • Yes
    • A Few Big Assignments Requires Lots of Research Great Discussions

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