English 1A: Composition and Reading

Course Description

Welcome to English 1A: Composition and Reading. This course focuses on developing skills in critical reading and expository and argumentative writing based on critical reading of texts.

By almost any measure, this year has been one that future scholars and historians will spend their careers making sense of. From a global pandemic, to apocalyptic fires, record breaking heat, and devastating storms, nature seems to be asserting dominion over the planet and all who live on it. Socially and politically the world’s population has never been so fractured and divided. Nationalism and authoritarianism are on the rise around the globe, and social media are simultaneously connecting us and isolating us, carving us up into digestible bits so that advertisers can target ever more specific appeals to their audiences.

Don't use plagiarized sources. Get Your Custom Essay on
English 1A: Composition and Reading
Get a plagiarism free paperJust from $13/Page
Order Essay

How we make sense of all of this depends, of course, on how and where we get our information. Whatever our beliefs and opinions are they are inevitably shaped and molded by the media we consume. The focus of this course is to understand and critically asses our relationships with our media diet. We will explore foundational questions about the media and its impact on how we process, use, and express information.

We’ll analyze the role of the media in shaping public discourse and its role in both established and developing democracies. We’ll explore how governments and political leaders around the world have used the media – for good and bad. We’ll examine the system of expectations and pressures that impact those who work in media. And we’ll explore how new technologies are “democratizing’ the media, giving rise to “citizen journalists” – everyday people who have the power to communicate and coordinate with others for meaningful change.

Most topics worth exploring are complex, requiring thoughtful consideration from a variety of perspectives. As such, they should provide us with ample opportunities for fruitful discussions, deep critical thinking, and exploratory writing. I’m looking forward to reading your ideas!

Homework Valley
Calculate your paper price
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Our Advantages

Plagiarism Free Papers

All our papers are original and written from scratch. We will email you a plagiarism report alongside your completed paper once done.

Free Revisions

All papers are submitted ahead of time. We do this to allow you time to point out any area you would need revision on, and help you for free.

Title-page

A title page preceeds all your paper content. Here, you put all your personal information and this we give out for free.

Bibliography

Without a reference/bibliography page, any academic paper is incomplete and doesnt qualify for grading. We also offer this for free.

Originality & Security

At Homework Valley, we take confidentiality seriously and all your personal information is stored safely and do not share it with third parties for any reasons whatsoever. Our work is original and we send plagiarism reports alongside every paper.

24/7 Customer Support

Our agents are online 24/7. Feel free to contact us through email or talk to our live agents.

Try it now!

Calculate the price of your order

We'll send you the first draft for approval by at
Total price:
$0.00

How it works?

Follow these simple steps to get your paper done

Place your order

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Receive the final file

Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.

Our Services

We work around the clock to see best customer experience.

Pricing

Flexible Pricing

Our prices are pocket friendly and you can do partial payments. When that is not enough, we have a free enquiry service.

Communication

Admission help & Client-Writer Contact

When you need to elaborate something further to your writer, we provide that button.

Deadlines

Paper Submission

We take deadlines seriously and our papers are submitted ahead of time. We are happy to assist you in case of any adjustments needed.

Reviews

Customer Feedback

Your feedback, good or bad is of great concern to us and we take it very seriously. We are, therefore, constantly adjusting our policies to ensure best customer/writer experience.