This essay is encouraged but optional. It can help the instructor and student jointly identify major writing problems that might affect the student's success in English 1301. Students with major writing problems should be encouraged to seek assistance from the S.E.A. Center (or equivalent LSC tutoring facility).
English 1301 involves students in the intensive study and practice of writing processes, from invention and research to drafting, editing, and revising, both individually and collaboratively. Emphasis is placed on effective rhetorical choices, including audience, purpose, arrangement, and style. English 1301 focuses on writing the academic essay as a vehicle for learning, communicating, and analysis.
College Essays - English for Students
While taking English courses in high school and college, you'll likely be assigned to write essays. While writing an essay for an English class may seem overwhelming, it does not have to be. If you give yourself plenty of time to plan out and develop your essay, then you will not have to stress about it.