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English 111 

Course Title: Composition 2

 

Credit hours: 2 hours

 

Course level: 4th

 

Course Description:

 

This course will elaborate on student's knowledge of the paragraph to develop their skills in writing an essay. A student will be able to write a four paragraph essay –consisting of an introduction, three developmental paragraphs and a conclusion. They will learn and practice writing example and compare and contrast essays.

 

Course objective:

 

This course aims at familiarizing students with the construction of an essay. It also teaches a student to apply different forms of introductory paragraphs. In this course grammatical rules and basic  composition skills are important.

 

Covered Topics:

 

1-    Introduction to an Essay

 

2-    Practice writing different introductions to an essay

        a-Funnel

        b-Turnabout

        c-Dramatic

       

3- Workshop on writing Introductions for two weeks.

 

4- Introduce Example essay

 

5-Read essays on example essay from book and news papers.

 

6-Workshop - practice writing example essays.

   

INTERM ONE

 

7-Introduce compare and contrast essay

 

8- Read compare and contrast essays.

 

9-Workshop-on contrast essays.

 

INTERM TWO

10- Revise all previous work

Methods of assessment:

 

1- In term 1 –15 marks

2- In term 2 ---20 marks

3- Participation and quizzes—5 marks

4- Final examination----60 marks.

 

1-- Recommended Books and Reference Material (Journals,

Refining composition  skills (Rhetoric and grammar) by Smalley,Ruetten,Kozyrev.

5- Other learning material such as computer-based programs/CD, professional standards/regulations

    Read  essays from given websites and newspaper articles

                    

 

 

Example questions for essay exam:

 

Write a four paragraphed essay  18-20 lines consisting of  an introduction, 2 developmental paragraphs an a conclusion.

 

Example essay:

 

1- The worst places that I have ever visited

2- The best books.

 

Compare/ contrast essay

 

1-Two famous cities/ universities

2-Your educational chances and your grandparents

 

 

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