Developing an Effective Written Argument
Form a research strategy, independently locate relevant digital and print sources, and draw upon these to develop an effective written argument.
Critical Reading and Analysis
Read critically and analyze major and selected minor texts and literary trends from the colonial and early national periods of American literature.
Produce Polished, Compentent, Formal Writing
Produce polished, competent, formal writing, free from distracting errors in mechanics, syntax, and formatting, and in accordance with MLA formatting and citation guidelines.