This course is designed to help students develop advanced skills in revising and proofreading academic writing. Through a series of writing exercises, peer reviews, and instructor feedback, students will learn how to revise and refine writing for clarity, coherence, and style. Students will be assessed through a combination of writing assignments focused on revising and participation in class discussions and activities. The final project will be a polished piece of academic writing that demonstrates their ability to apply the strategies and principles covered in the course.
Texts: MLA Handbook – Ninth Edition (PDFs will be provided)
Topics for this course include but are not limited to: Introduction to the Writing Process, Writing & Revising Introductions, Writing & Revising Body Paragraphs, Writing & Revising Conclusions, Proofreading, etc.
10 group sessions, 1.5 hours each, 15 hours total