ESL 116 ESOL Composition II (3 credits)

Designed for non-native speakers of English. Emphasis is on writing multiple drafts to produce essays that are unified around a central idea, are substantially and coherently developed, and are effectively concluded. Writing should conform to Standard American English. Focus is on writing in response to reading and on critical thinking in reading and writing. This course does not satisfy first year English composition requirements. For ESOL students only. Prerequisite: ESL 115 or current ESOL placement test.