English Composition

The American Business School Paris

Course Description

  • Course Name

    English Composition

  • Host University

    The American Business School Paris

  • Location

    Paris, France

  • Area of Study

    Composition, English

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

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  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
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  • Overview

    This required class helps students build a foundation for university-level writing that is invaluable in the
    academic environment and applicable to professional life. In this course, students will develop their skills
    in reading, writing effective arguments, critical thinking, and improve their writing process.

    The main objective of the course is to help students develop their academic writing.

    Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
    - Read, analyze, summarize and evaluate a variety of texts - both written and visual
    - Identify the stages of the writing process and apply them
    - Gather, summarize, synthesize and explain information from different sources
    - Argue and support a position in one’s writing
    - Respond to audience demands and disciplinary expectations
    - Recognize the characteristics of effective communication
    - Use proper citation practices

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.