Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

FWIS 100 010 (CRN: 13548)

INTRO TO ACADEMIC WRITING

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO ACADEMIC WRITING
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Bharadwaj, Vasudha
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR KRF 120 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 13
Enrollment data as of: 24-SEP-2021 6:58AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This topic-based course prepares students who need more time and practice in reading and writing to meet the more advanced communication demands of a FWIS. Through the study of one of several academic topics, this course will provide an introduction to the expectations of academic readers as well as practice with the rhetorical and linguistic structures common to academic writing. Students will also review grammatical points relevant to coursework and learn to self-edit their own work. This course does not fulfill the Composition Requirement.