2021 Summer Courses

Course description

This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

Academic writing with an emphasis on improving organization, grammar, vocabulary, and style through the writing and revision of short papers. Frequent individual conferences supplement class work. This course is suitable for students who are still in high school or have just graduated and whose schooling has been in languages other than English.

Not a First-Year Writing Seminar. (Will appear on transcript; does not count toward graduation.)


Placement by exam.

Summer 2021: Online course

Section ID:WRIT 1011 101-SEM
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 21-August 3, 2021
Due date:Friday July 30, 11:59 PM (see Final exams)
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Asynchronous distance learning
Instructor:Arnesen, I. (ia11)
Kershaw, P. (pkk4)
Max. enroll:15
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Student experiences

"I gained the experience of studying and socializing in a completely different culture.... It was fantastic and wonderful. The best summer I've ever had! Go to Cornell!"
"I recommend this program—the professor gave very helpful advice, I’ve improved my spoken English a lot, and it’s a great chance to study at a great university. It’s left me with precious memories."