Argument and Analysis
English 1B is a writing course that focuses on argumentation and analysis. Through the study of literary, rhetorical, and professional texts, students will develop the habits of mind required to write argumentative and critical essays. Particular emphasis is placed on writing and reading processes. Students will have repeated practice in prewriting, drafting, revising, and editing, and repeated practice in reading closely in a variety of forms, styles, structures, and modes. GE Area: C2 Prerequisite: ENGL 1A with a C- or better and English Placement Test. Note: ENGL 1B is treated as a repeat for students who have taken ENGL 2.
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