Tutoring Times: Monday and Wednesday 3:15-4:15 pm, or by appointment
This is a required course, designed for all juniors, to build on skills learned in Composition II. Writing units focus on the four modes of writing and include a formal research project. Usage, mechanics, rhetorical skills, and vocabulary strategies are also reviews. Reading units focus on American literature.
Composition IV is designed for those students who plan to enter college after completing high school. During the course, emphasis is placed on refining the writing skills needed at the college level. Also, an extensive review of grammar and usage is studied. This class may be taken for three hours of college credit through Mineral Area College.