The Art of the Essay

The Art of the Essay introduces students to the writing skills necessary for academic success. The course focuses on syntax, vocabulary development, and the construction of coherent multiple-paragraph compositions with a thesis statement and organized supporting paragraphs and details. Additionally, students will receive intensive instruction in grammar, editing and proofreading. Over the course of this foundations class, students will be able to write more clearly and with greater confidence and ease.

Course length: 10 or 20 hours

Session length: 1, 1.5, or 2 hours