EAP1101 - Reading and Editing Strategies II
This course is for students in their second semester of study in the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) cohort and pairs with ENGL1101: College Writing and an academic content course. Students will continue to develop language skills necessary to read and understand a variety of texts. The course also will continue development of editing skills and build research skills, including the critical analysis of sources.
- EAP1001 and ENGL0097
- Explain the meaning of texts through a variety of activities: small-group discussion, presentations, written summaries, etc.
- Describe individual reading processes, including tasks used before, during and after reading.
- Build understanding of cultural contexts of reading to develop and activate cultural schemata.
- Combine and apply appropriate reading and study strategies in preparation for a variety of assessments.
- Locate sources for research purposes using a variety of search methods.
- Assess the value of sources for use in academic research projects.
- Choose appropriate methods of integrating sources into writing: summarizing, paraphrasing or quoting.
- Apply editing skills that enhance style and voice in writing.
- Explain individual writing process, including choices in revising and editing multiple drafts of formal writing.