AHS 0151 Writing I High School Credit 1/2
Prerequisite: AHS 0102 or its equivalent. This course provides an organized study of both sentence and paragraph structure. These are shaped into larger patterns via written assignments, which are based upon personal experiences, observations and literature. Emphasis is placed on form and content as well as manuscript preparation. Other areas of concentration are diction, coherence and transition, mechanics of grammar and punctuation, and spelling. Also included are the skills needed for selecting and limiting a topic, arranging support, outlining, drafting and revision.