This course takes a practical approach to college-level writing and beyond. Emphasis is placed on writing as a process, which includes drafting, revising, and editing. Students will develop the skills in generating ideas, composing sentences and paragraphs and revising their writing. They will learn to read and think critically and use knowledge gained from the course readings to analyze specific writing skills and strategies that can be applied to improve their own writings. The skills introduced in the course will not only help students with their study, but also benefit their future career.