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EnG 401/G Advanced Composition
 +Course Description
     -Content Map
     -Required Texts
     -Methods of Instruction
     -Aims and Objectives of the Course
     -Learning Outcomes
     -Instructor's Additional Expectations
Guidelines for Communication

     -Reading Assignments

     -Writing Assignments

     -Discussion Board Postings

     -Digital Portfolio

     -Graduate Project


     -Class Requirements


     -Extra Credit Opportunities

 +Course Policies
     -Deadlines and Late Work
     -Code of Academic Integrity/Plagiarism
     -Students Disability Services
     -Academic Deadlines
 +Technical Support
     -Advice for Online Students: Virtual Orientation


Content Map

Reading about Creative Nonfiction (CNF) Theory

Reading examples of CNF pieces
Reflective reading responses
Group/class discussions
Awareness of reading and writing theory

CNF genres
Truth & honesty
Memory & imagination
Rhetorical Context

Effective Writing Process

Habits of writing
Writing workshop
Self evaluation
Giving feedback
Getting feedback

from peers
from instructor
from tutors at mycomplab.com

Stages of revision
Building writing confidence

Advice for Writers

Good writing criteria
Myths about writers and writing
Best writing practices: do’s & don’ts

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