In Academic Essay Writing 2, students will focus on researching and writing about current social, scientific, and global issues in English by revising drafts that lead to a substantial research paper, which will help you with essay writing for studying abroad. This class is excellent for students who want to work hard and writing English. It is not suitable for students who want an easy credit or copy/paste (plagiarizing) of other writers’ works. However, the teacher prepares you to write well.
Useful English Language Writing Links
Fourth Quarter 2022–23
Workshop_16: 02/02/2023 -The MLA Presentation Day
Third Quarter 2022
Workshop 12: 11/08/2022 APA Formatting -The Final Draft
“Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.” -Ray Bradbury
Through this course students will:
1. Further develop reading and writing fluency through intensive and extensive reading.
2. Improve their academic writing skills through essays, reports, and research papers.
3. Analyze and synthesize relevant information from college-level readings and lectures as well as take a position on an issue and argue it persuasively.
4. Produce a research paper of at least 1,200 words using authoritative sources following one of the accepted standard citation systems; APA, MLA, Chicago, etc.