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  • Due to COVID-19, Precollege Studies summer 2021 courses will be held online. Check the online course roster frequently for updates and learn about online study.
  • Courses will be added throughout the coming months. Apply now.

Course description

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.)

Prerequisites

Placement by exam.

This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.

Summer 2021: Online course

Section ID:WRIT 1011 101-SEM
Number:1148
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 21-August 3, 2021
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Asynchronous distance learning
Credit:3
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Arnesen, I. (ia11)
Kershaw, P. (pkk4)
Max. enroll:15
Eligibility:

Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors

See Eligibility for Summer/Winter Courses

To enroll:

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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."