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Not a traditional course in grammar, this class examines the most complex tool in the writer’s tool box—the sentence—and its use to produce a wide range of rhetorical effects. The course begins at the beginning: nouns, verbs, subjects, predicates, all the parts of speech. Next come analyzing sentences, understanding syntax, building paragraphs, and ultimately creating a cohesive whole. Grammar and rhetoric textbooks ...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3755 - NWRW 0119 A
  • Salvatore, Joseph
Jan 27 - May 11
On Campus
Monday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
No punctuation mark is left unturned in this supportive workshop for mastering proper punctuation. Every week, students write short essays practicing punctuation. All receive and give feedback in this ongoing discussion.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3833 - NWRW 0012 B
  • Freedman, Lisa
Jan 22 - Feb 19
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
This seminar addresses factors that contribute to prose style and effectiveness. Exemplary essays highlighting essential components are read and discussed, stylistic exercises provide practice, and responses in essay form to the assigned readings are workshopped.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 4068 - NWRW 0014 A
  • Freedman, Lisa
Apr 08 - May 06
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
Not a traditional course in grammar, this class examines the most complex tool in the writer's tool box—the sentence. The course is guided by the belief that as writers, we need to know not only how to use this tool but how to talk about it. The goal for students is not to memorize grammar rules but rather to understand how those rules can be used to produce a wide range of rhetorical effects. In order to manip...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 2790 - NWRW 1119 A
  • Salvatore, Joseph
Jan 27 - May 11
On Campus
Monday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
Not a traditional course in grammar, this class examines the most complex tool in the writer's tool box—the sentence. The course is guided by the belief that as writers, we need to know not only how to use this tool but how to talk about it. The goal for students is not to memorize grammar rules but rather to understand how those rules can be used to produce a wide range of rhetorical effects. In order to manip...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 2790 - NWRW 1119 A
  • Salvatore, Joseph
Jan 27 - May 11
On Campus
Monday
4:00 - 5:50 PM
Spring 2020
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