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2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EN 4170 - Teaching of Writing

This course will explore the teaching of writing, both in theory and in practice, by considering an array of approaches, methods, and techniques that inform current research on best practices in composition pedagogy. The course will be beneficial for all students who desire to imporve their own writing, though it particularly focuses on techniques needed by secondary-school teachers of English, topics may include designing writing assignments, the role of reading in writing, teachers’ comments and feedback, and assessment.

Prerequisite: EN 1110 /EN 1120 , or EN 1140 , or EN 1150 .