WRI 1000: WRI 1000: Academic Inquiry & Writing (Ascent) (2021-2022)

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WRI 1000 provides first-year college students an introduction to academic inquiry. Its central purpose is to immerse students in the types of reading, writing, and critical thinking required by their new community – the university. Key elements of the course include understanding the rhetorical and cultural contexts that impact reading, writing, and learning; practicing the critical reading of academic texts; learning to develop insightful lines of inquiry and complex claims; and developing skill in the processes and conventions that lead to successful academic writing.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Winter 20271 5 Mischa Willett
M,W,F
Final: Tu
9:00AM-10:20 AM
9:00AM-11:00 AM
01/04-03/11
03/15-03/15
Otto Miller Hall 126
Otto Miller Hall 126
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Restrictions: Freshman, Sophomore students only.
Approval: Instructor Permission Required
Attributes: Academic Writing
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term