Course Description: This course is designed to teach writing skills necessary for success in college. It is required for students intending to continue in a baccalaureate program. Special emphasis is placed upon summary writing, exposition, and argumentation. This course is offered as a dual credit course through Joliet Junior College. Students who successfully complete this course receive 3 semester hours of credit for English 101 and 102 – Rhetoric at Joliet Junior College. This course carries a weighted grade.