EN-121 Analytical Thinking, Writing, and Research

This course further develops the research skills introduced to students in EN-111 College Writing and Critical Analysis. It breaks down the research process into a series of steps to equip students with the writing and research skills necessary for success in any discipline. Students strengthen skills such as: narrowing a topic; developing a strong thesis; constructing a research question; locating and analyzing viable sources; differentiating primary and secondary sources; and applying appropriate formatting.