English 101: English for International Students

3 + 1, Cr. 3

This course is open only to students whose native language is not English, and will aim at devoting appropriate amounts of attention to the diverse needs of students with varying degrees of proficiency in the English language. It will provide extensive practice in grammar, English reading and comprehension, and the conventions of academic writing in the humanities. It will require extensive student participation, five or six papers of moderate length, a research paper, and several class assignments. Course work will include significant peer activity.