In this course, you will develop a problem-solution essay. You will examine authentic reading passages, write summary/responses, and develop an academic essay on single-use plastics.
The Problem-Solution Essay
- Level: Advanced (C1)
- Instructor: Richard P Carrigan, MSE
- Commitment: 4 weeks
- Available: From January 29, 2018
College Writing 4 is designed to further build a foundation for college level essay writing. In this course, you will learn how to write a problem-solution essay. You will study how to paraphrase, summarize, and use in-text citations. You will also learn how to read critically, and to express your opinion on reading passages. When you finish this course, you will be able to plan, write, and revise a college level essay. This course is for intermediate, non-native speakers of English who plan to attend a university in the United States.
In this module, you will examine the issues involving single-use plastics, learn important vocabulary words, read a passage on problems and solutions connected to single-use plastics, and write a summary/response on the article.
In this module, you will examine the organization of a problem-solution essay and how to paraphrase and use in-text citations.
In this module, you will write, edit, and revise your essay. When you are finished, your essay should be ready for publishing.