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ENGL 7506X Practicum in Teaching College-level English Composition

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 778.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

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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