Composition and Reading

Course Description

Introduction to university level reading and writing, with an emphasis on analysis. Close examination of a variety of texts (personal, popular, literary, professional, academic) from culturally diverse traditions. Practice in common rhetorical strategies used in academic writing. Composition of clear, well-organized, and well-developed essays, with varying purposes and differing audiences, from personal to academic.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
25509 EWRT 1A 91S ·T·R··· 10:00 AM-12:15 PM Veronica Acevedo Avila S72

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-09-23 to 2019-12-13.

Footnote Information

EWRT-001A-91S: LEAD (Latinx Empowerment at De Anza) Learning Community. Concurrent enrollment required in one or both of the following courses: SPAN-001.04 (CRN#02316) or SOC-035.01S (CRN24790). Contact Brenda Gonzalez at gonzalezbrenda@deanza.edu for more information.This class involves 12 hours of active, hands-on, work making a difference in our communities. The course does not involve more time than a regular class.

Course Details

5 Units
Five hours lecture (60 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
Not open to students with credit in EWRT 1AH.
EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211); or equivalent placement.
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