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Accredited Online BA Degree in English Writing at University of Colorado Denver- CU Online - Denver, CO

 

FALL 2014 ONLINE ENGLISH WRITING COURSES

Course Availability Subject to Change


*Below are the available online English Writing courses for the Fall 2014 semester. This list is not comprehensive of all CU Denver English courses, nor does it include all online English courses. As the semester nears, these courses may reach capacity and be unavailable.

ENGL 2060, Introduction to Writing Studies

Introduces you to the topics of study in the English Writing major. Topics include

  • Writing studies (literacy, genre, research, and multimodality)
  • Rhetoric (history and theory)
  • The teaching of writing (pedagogy and practice)
Prereq: ENGL 1020 or equivalent.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 2070 - Grammar, Rhetoric and Style

Teaches the basics of English grammar in order to develop a rhetorical and stylistic confidence in reading and writing, using an approach that is more descriptive than prescriptive.

You'll learn how to evaluate the grammatical choices of established writers and how to develop flexibility in the grammatical choices you make in their own writing. Prereq: ENGL 1020 or equivalent.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 3084 - Multimedia Composition

Offers you opportunities to examine and compose texts where language is integrated with other media, such as video, still images, music, etc. Includes basic instruction in digital multimedia composition and design tools. ENGL 2070 recommended. Prereq: You must have junior standing/60 units of credit completed.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 3154 - Technical Writing

Introduces the study and writing of technical documents. Emphasizes the processes, style, structure, and forms of technical writing. Attention is paid to audience analysis, organization, clarity and precision. ENGL 2070 recommended. Prereq: You must have sophomore standing/30 units of credit completed.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 3160 - Language Theory

Provides a basic introduction to linguistics and language theory, including phonetics, grammar, semantics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, cognitive processing, and language acquisition. Includes practical applications of the theories and methodologies presented. ENGL 2070 recommended. Prereq: You must have sophomore standing/30 units of credit completed.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 3170 - Business Writing

Focuses on the strategies and techniques of business writing, with emphasis on reader, message and form. ENGL 2070 recommended. Prereq: You must have sophomore standing/30 units of credit completed.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

ENGL 4601 - Principle & Practices of Second Language Acquisition

Overview of basic principles and practices in the learning and teaching of English as a second language. ENGL 3160 recommended. Prereq: You must have junior standing/60 units of credit completed. Cross-listed with ENGL 5601.

Max hours: 3 Credits.

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