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Sample Syllabi

Sample syllabi for English 125

English 125 is a composition course that focuses on the close reading of non-fiction texts, the integration of multiple sources into several papers, and the development of a position or argument that engages with sources. Syllabi for this course should include a weekly breakdown of assigned reading and writing, including the deadlines for all major assignments. The sample syllabi below are provided as Word files that may be downloaded and adapted as needed:

This document provides additional suggestions for organizing the first few weeks of a fully online section of English 125: