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English 1310

College Writing I 3-0

CRN 80005

Expository writing as a means of exploring and shaping ideas. Emphasis on critical reading and the improvement of essays through revision.
  • 7 assignments
  • 1 exam, proctored at a testing center
  • Students in this course may not submit an assignment before any previously submitted assignment has been graded and returned.
  • Textbooks:

Hacker and Sommers, The Bedford Handbook, 9th edition, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4576-0802-5
Kelly, The Seagull Reader: Essays, 2nd edition, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-393-93092-4 

  • Course Materials: 

Microsoft Word (required for completing and submitting assignments)

  • Instructor: Keith Needham, MA
  • Tuition: $838.74 (This cost includes the online course fee.)

Acquiring Course Materials

All required and optional course materials for both the print-based and online versions of this course are available through the Texas State University Bookstore. Select the current semester, and then select "ODEL" as the Department name. 

This course is now available online!

To access the course website, contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning. A $10-per-credit-hour online fee applies.

Before enrolling in this online correspondence self-paced course, take the Online Learning Readiness Self-Assessment, which will help you determine if online correspondence self-pacedcourses are a good fit for you.

Take a look inside this course

You may view the syllabus and a sample of the ENG 1310 online course before enrolling.