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Learning Outcomes

By the end of First-Year Writing, students will be able to: 

  • Identify and use key rhetorical concepts, including purpose, audience, and context, through analyzing and composing a variety of texts.
  • Integrate critical thinking, reading, and writing.
  • Reflect on and develop their own writing processes.
  • ​Appropriately apply knowledge of linguistic structures, genre, and citation. ​​​​       
Approved by the Liberal Studies Council - April  2018​​