The purpose of composition courses at ETSU is to prepare you to write academic essays, research papers, and other documents while studying at the university. The courses also prepare you for the writing and communication situations you will experience in your work after graduation.
The Department of Literature and Language offers several courses devoted to the study of academic writing and research:
For students who would like to continue their study of academic and professional writing beyond the freshman level:
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last update: 09/19/2014