It is the foundational writing course. It offers instruction and practice in critical reading, creative thinking, and writing that is clear. It offers instruction that is additional analyzing and interpreting written texts, making use of written texts as evidence, the development of ideas, together with writing of both exploratory and argumentative essays. The program stresses exploration, inquiry, reflection, analysis, revision, and collaborative learning.
A preliminary course in college writing for undergraduates for whom English is another language. Permission to join up for this course is dependant on NYU admissions criteria and EWP assessment of reading, writing, listening, and speaking proficiency. Cannot substitute for EXPOS-UA 4 or EXPOS-UA 9.