EWRT 1A
Composition and Reading


Course Description

This course introduces students to university-level reading and writing, with an emphasis on analysis, and closely examines a variety of texts (personal, popular, literary, professional, academic) from culturally diverse traditions. Students will practice common rhetorical strategies used in academic writing and compose clear, well-organized, and well-developed essays, with varying purposes and differing audiences, from personal to academic.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
25689 EWRT 1A 0KED ·T····· 10:30 AM-12:20 PM Lydia Hearn MLC110
······· TBA-TBA ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-09-26 to 2022-12-16.
Footnote:
EWRT1A-001A-KED: LEAD (Latinx Empowerment at De Anza) Learning Community. This class involves 12 hours of active, hands-on, work making a difference in our communities. The course has been modified so that this does not involve more time than a regular class. This is a HYBRID class that has both online and ON CAMPUS attendance requirements. Concurrent enrollment required in SOC-001.KED (CRN#02747) and COUN-005-KED (CRN#26654). For more information contact Liliana Rivera at riveraliliana@deanza.edu. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: https://deanza.instructure.com/courses/3382. The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at deanza.edu/online-ed/students/remotelearning.


Course Details

Units
5 Units
Hours
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 5
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisites

Prerequisite
Eligibility for college-level composition (EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or (EWRT D01AS and EWRT D01AT)) as determined by college assessment or other appropriate methods
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