ENGL611 - Approaches To College Composition

This course examines theories of composition and the teaching of writing. In it we will survey the disciplines that contribute to the study of writing: rhetoric, composition studies, and language analysis, paying particular attention to knowledges required to teach the UM 101 syllabus. We will also read about and discuss issues of pedagogy, including considering various kinds of instructional technology.  Requirements include class participation, several short papers, and a longer final essay. (Permission Required)