This course expands on the foundational understanding of literary elements. Students are introduced to strategies for close reading of texts and writing expository and argumentative compositions. Students apply rhetorical methods to explore themes in works of literature and apply the writing process to compose essays that demonstrate an organization of ideas supported by textual evidence.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921