2019-2020 Catalog

ELP 61A College Prep IIA - Academic Reading & Writing

College Preparation II: Academic Reading and Writing is a course designed to help high-intermediate learners of English master grammar and refine the academic writing, research, and critical thinking skills needed for success in an academic program. Students complete a case study after navigating CityU’s library database to access and evaluate source information for reliability, relevance, and currency. Students cite sources to support opinions and arguments. Topics include integrating evidence for a clearly developed claim, evaluating and selecting sources, summarizing, paraphrasing, and documenting sources following APA conventions. 




Recommended: Successful completion of ELP 51 or an equivalent recognized measurement of English proficiency, as stated by City University's Academic Policies.