Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 3 Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1193 - ALP Fundamentals of Writing and READ 1213 - Developmental Reading, if required. This is an Accelerated Learning Program course taken in the same semester as ENGL 1193 - ALP Fundamentals of Writing. Principles and techniques of expository and persuasive composition, analysis of texts with an introduction to research methods, and critical thinking are covered. It enhances student’s writing skills to give them an opportunity to earn college credit toward graduation. Offered in fall, spring, and summer A grade of “C” or better is required in both courses before progressing to the next course level.