ENG 102: College Writing

All Mary Baldwin College students learn to write essays and research papers in ENG 102:  College Writing.  This course, which is required for graduation, is designed to improve prose writing for many different settings and purposes.

As a student in ENG 102, you will learn to

  • compose college essays that contain a clear thesis, evidence that supports the thesis, logical organization, and grammatically correct sentences using appropriate vocabulary
  • identify a research topic; find, evaluate, and synthesize relevant source material; and produce a claim-based research paper in MLA format.