ICM 05000 Foundations of Effective Writing

This course contains two components. The first component introduces the student to basic writing concepts such as basic grammar, sentence structure, spelling, and punctuation. The second component introduces the basic guidelines of MLA and provides the student with practical applications of basic writing skills to increase the student's self-confidence in his or her writing abilities. Journal writing, reader response, drafting, peer response, and revision will be employed to focus on strengthening competence and confidence in writing ability. The student must earn a C or better in this course before enrolling in the communications cluster (ICM10100, ICM10200, and ICM20000.) This course is not offered for credit and does not count toward the 128 semester hour degree requirement. Enrollment fee required.

Credits

3

Offered

Offered at select locations, intermittently.