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English 302 Advanced Composition: Writing About the Humanities

An advanced composition course designed to enhance proficiency in critical reading and thinking and in expository writing on issues relevant to the Humanities and Fine Arts. Recommended for majors in any of the Humanities and Fine Arts. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 302 may not be taken concurrently with English 307, 309, 310, 316, 317, 318, 321, or 389.

English 307 Advanced Composition for Secondary Education

An advanced composition course for Secondary Education English majors and minors, designed to develop further skills in analyzing and researching contemporary uses of written English. Attention is also given to the writing process as it is employed in the secondary classroom. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) (including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), or English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 307 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 309, 310, 316, 317, 318, 321 or 389.

English 309 Advanced Composition for Business

An advanced composition course for Business majors, designed to enhance proficiency in critical reading and thinking and in expository writing on issues relevant to business. Attention is also given to business communications such as correspondence, reports, and resumes. Required of Business majors. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 credits Advanced Comp per semester. English 309 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 310, 316, 317, 318, 321 or 389.

English 310 Honors Advanced Composition

An advanced composition course for students enrolled in the University Honors Program. This course is designed to enhance proficiency in critical reading and thinking and in expository writing. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.), including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 121,English 202, or consent of department chair. English 310 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 309, 316, 317, 318, 321, or 389.

English 316 Advanced Composition: Writing About the Social Sciences

An advanced composition course, designed to enhance proficiency in reading and thinking and in expository writing on issues relevant to the social sciences. Recommended for majors in any of the social sciences. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 316 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 309, 310, 317, 318, 321 or 389.

English 317 Technical Writing

An elective composition course, designed to develop proficiency in writing technical and scientific reports and articles related to students' areas of specialization. Recommended by some major departments. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 317 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 309, 310, 316, 318, 321 or 389.

English 318 Advanced Composition: Writing About the Sciences

An advanced composition course for Science majors, designed to enhance proficiency in critical reading and thinking and in expository writing on issues relevant to the sciences with additional emphasis on research. Recommended for majors in the sciences and mathematics. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 318 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 309, 310, 316, 317, 321 or 389.

English 321 Advanced Composition for Elementary Education Majors

An advanced composition course for Elementary Education majors, also usually taken by Special Education majors. Designed to develop advanced abilities in expository writing, in research writing, and in the study of the American English language. Prerequisite: 45 units (crs.) including any Writing-Based Inquiry Seminar (WBIS 188), English 101, English 110, English 202, or consent of department chair. Limit to 3 crs. of Advanced Comp per semester. English 321 may not be taken concurrently with English 302, 307, 309, 310, 316, 317, 318 or 389.

 

Marguerite Helmers, Interim Advanced Composition Director, helmers@uwosh.edu

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