ENGL 7506X Practicum in Teaching College-level English Composition

30 hours plus conference; 3 credits

Theory and practice of teaching basic writing and English composition at the college level, and such related issues as evaluation, testing, invention, and rhetorical forms. Observation of and practice in teaching (planning lessons, evaluating and responding to student writing, discussion of readings, and tutoring) an undergraduate composition course (English 1010 [1] or 1012 [2]) as a tutor-intern for one class session (75 minutes per week) while mentored by an experienced composition teacher required.


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