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ENGLISH 101 College Writing

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    • Easy 33%

    • Medium 67%

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  • Top Course Tags

    Lots of Writing

    A Few Big Assignments

    Always Do the Reading

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    Nov 27, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Pretty easy, overall.

    Course Overview:

    It was an easy class although there were many papers.

    Course highlights:

    I liked learning about the different ways to attack papers and being exposed to different styles.

    Hours per week:

    0-2 hours

    Advice for students:

    Get your work done ASAP and do not procrastinate

    • Fall 2017
    • loren hess
    • Yes
    • Lots of Writing Always Do the Reading A Few Big Assignments
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    Dec 22, 2016
    | Would recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    I learned a lot in this class about rhetoric and word choice, and it also made me step out of my comfort zone in presentations and group projects.

    Course highlights:

    Besides learning English, I learned a lot about time management and became much better at public speaking because there was a lot of presentation in the course that involved discussing authoer's purpose and reasoning behind their diction.

    Hours per week:

    9-11 hours

    Advice for students:

    Remember to take the class seriously and put in the time to study for tests and papers, because if you put the time in it isn't too bad. The class isn't very difficult overall, but there is a lot of time to put in.

    • Fall 2015
    • Mrs Davy
    • Yes
    • Always Do the Reading Great Discussions Requires Presentations
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    Aug 13, 2016
    | No strong feelings either way.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    It's good preparation for writing college essays, but AP Literature may be more beneficial, particularly for students who have taken AP Language the prior year, as college writing is "basically a watered down version of APLANG," to quote a teacher.

    Course highlights:

    I learned how to write a cohesive essay (particularly concerning application essays) while emphasizing key details about myself through my writing and channels my ideas in different ways.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    Try to rediscover yourself in a sense because a lot of what you write pulls from personal experience.

    • Summer 2016
    • Mrs.Pehle
    • Yes
    • Lots of Writing Final Paper

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