English 101 is a reading and composition course designed to prepare students to handle a wide range of college writing assignments and to acquire the analytic skills necessary for effective academic preparation. Stress is placed on the organization and composition of objective expository and argumentative essays, including the research paper.
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Type: Research Paper
Length: 4-6 pages, plus an additional page for the Works Cited
Citation Format: MLA
In addition to citing the textbook readings, you must have at least three (3) additional secondary sources cited in the paper from any of the following printed, online, or other sources: