W270 8607 STAFF
Argumentative Writing

1:00p-2:15p TR (22) 3 cr.

FOR ALL SECTIONS: PREREQUISITE: W131 OR EQUIVALENT.

Offers instruction and practice in writing argumentative essays about complicated and controversial issues. The course focuses on strategies for identifying issues, assessing claims, locating evidence, deciding on a position, and writing papers with clear assertions and convincing arguments.