English 1101

English Composition I

Fall 2012


Contact Informaton

Course Description

Course Materials

Assignments and Grade Distribution

Course Policies

Course Schedule


In Class Activities

Student Selections

Informal Writing

Peer Response

Paper 1 Personal Reflection

Paper 2 Summary and Evaluation

Paper 3 Analysis and Argument

Paper 4 Research Project

Supporting Documents

Participation: Check your participation here.

Course Packet: Learn where to find the course packet here.

English Majors: Useful information for English majors is here.

Grade Spreadsheet: Calculate your final grade in the course using this spreadsheet.

Literary Analysis: Fundamental questions for interpreting poetry, fiction, drama, and film are located here.

MLA Style: The basics of MLA formatting, including a paper checklist, are here.

OWL: Purdue Online Writing Lab: Use this resource for writing papers.

Paper Templates and File Formats: Download MLA formatted templates here.

Research Methods: This is a step-by-step guide on to how to use the university to conduct research in literature classes.

Online Resources

Developing Your Thesis (Dartmouth Writing Program)

Grammar Girl

Previous Semesters

Fall 2008 Syllabus

Fall 2008 Assignments

Fall 2009 Syllabus

Fall 2009 Assignments

Fall 2009 Honors Syllabus

Fall 2009 Honors Assignments

Maymester 2010 Syllabus

Maymester 2010 Assignments

Fall 2010 Honors Syllabus

Fall 2010 Honors Assignments

Fall 2011 Honors Syllabus

Fall 2011 Honors Assignments

Fall 2012 Honors Syllabus

Fall 2012 Honors Assignments